Gia Coelho

Business Operations Manager

As Business Operations Manager, Gia is responsible for managing operations and products, evaluating the efficiency of business procedures, designing, developing, and augmenting organizational business processes including facilities, human resource, and organizational management. She also spearheads Synergy’s recruitment and marketing teams, focusing on brand cohesion, organizational culture, and sustained growth.

Before joining the Synergy team, Gia worked extensively with several global non-governmental organizations, holding roles in external affairs, business development, and advocacy. Prior to that she served the DC Government’s Office of the Chief Financial Officer, supporting the residents and employees of the District. Gia has dual degrees in Business Administration and Design, and an MBA in Marketing. Her passions include wildlife conservation and culinary adventures.