Marilyn Abalos is a public relations and project management specialist.  She is a writer for the Filipino Reporter.  She has worked with arts & cultural, publishing and public service organizations, including Dance Theatre of Harlem, Citigroup, Japan Society, Pacific Voice, Filipino Reporter, the Guam Legislature and the Office of the Governor of Guam.  She has also volunteered in leadership roles in development, pubic relations, special events and government affairs with various groups including the Asia Society, New York Women’s Agenda, Philippine Development Foundation/Ayala Foundation USA, Human Rights Campaign, New York City Opera, Princess Grace Foundation USA and the Reginald F. Lewis Foundation.  Marilyn holds an MA in Arts Management from New York University and a BA in Communications from Fordham University.