Paul Celi


Communications and Engagement Director

Paul Celi joined Rural Action in August 2023 as a Special Projects Assistant, and joined the Communications team as Communication and Engagement Director in November 2023. Originally from Peru, he has worked in different countries for the private sector, mostly in marketing and digital strategy areas. In 2021, he moved to Athens, pursuing a master’s degree in Communication and Development Studies, completed in May 2023. This program shaped his mission to become the bridge between organizations and the general public to promote social change.

Paul has researched environmental and media/communications fields, such as illegal mining in Peru, analyzed aid programs in Peruvian regions, trauma in Peruvian journalism, and regional media communications.

When he is not working, Paul likes to play the bass guitar, watch movies, and cook.