EDUARDO PALLENS

Associate

Eduardo joined Ad Astra Solutions in August 2023. His prior experience involves an internship-employment with Defense Finance and Accounting Services, a branch from US Department of Defense, focusing on the financial management and safeguarding of pension funds for US military retirees and their beneficiaries. In the short time being a member of Ad Astra, he has provided support in process improvement implementations and post-grant compliance technical assistance for DDEC, BDE, DRNA, DTOP, and PROMB. Coming from the University of Puerto Rico, Mayagüez precinct, with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration focused on Finances, he has been able to learn and adhere to the ethical principles involved in the financial management field, hoping to further implement them throughout his career for the benefit of Puerto Rico and all entities involved. His main passion is the admiration of Puerto Rico as a tropical island, helping preserve the natural environments, and continuously learning from the culture.

AMERICAN RESCUE PLAN ACT OF 2021 (ARPA), CORONAVIRUS STATE FISCAL RECOVERY FUND ("CSFRF")

• Adoption and Family Services Centers, Puerto Rico Department of the Family ("DF")

• Elderly Assistant Centers, Puerto Rico Department of Family ("DF")

• Puerto Rico Department of Natural and Environmental Resources (DRNA)

• Motion Picture and Video Industry of Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico Film Commission (PRFC)

BIPARTISAN INFRASTRUCTURE DEAL (INFRASTRUCTURE INVESTMENT AND JOBS ACT)

• Emergency Broadband Benefit Program

• Defense Finance and Accounting Services, Financial Manager, 2022-2023

Finances, University of Puerto Rico, Mayagüez

CERTIFICATION

UX Design - Beginner

Project Management – Intermediate, Google Coursera

Lean Six Sigma - White Belt, Google Coursera

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