Patrícia Macêdo

Secretary of International Affairs, Fortaleza City Hall

Patrícia Macêdo is the Secretary of International Affairs for the city of Fortaleza. During the 2014 FIFA World Cup, Ms. Macêdo coordinated the city’s preparation to host the world games. Prior to working at Fortaleza City Hall, she was a journalist, worked at Brazil’s National TV Network “O Globo,” and founded “O Povo Newspaper Readers Council”. Ms. Macêdo graduated from the Federal University of Ceará (UFC), holds a Psychology degree from the University of Fortaleza (UNIFOR), and obtained English proficiency from the University of Michigan in the United States.