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Magali Rivera hails originally from Puerto Rico and was raised in Brooklyn, NY. After graduating from Harvard University with a Bachelor of Arts in African American Studies, Magali worked in many social areas including housing and underserved populations in Chelsea and Boston, MA. Magali moved to Reno 6 years ago from Huntsville, Alabama, so her children, Ming Li and Si Chiang, could attend the Davidson Academy of Nevada. Magali and her husband credit the Community Foundation and the High School Giving Circle for helping their children hone philanthropic and leadership skills. Magali is married to Dr. Ernie Wu, CEO of ERC, Incorporated (Engineering Research and Consulting), an aerospace engineering services company based in Alabama.