Antonio Alba Meraz is an educator and associate professor in Family Resiliency with the University of Minnesota’s Extension Center for Family Development. He began to work for Extension in 2004 as an AmeriCorps VISTA member. He teaches financial capability in English and Spanish to diverse audiences in Minnesota. Antonio brings his own experience as an immigrant to the United States to his work, as well as experience as a health educator and a financial capability facilitator.

Antonio holds a master's degree in biological sciences from Minnesota State University, Mankato.

Areas of focus: adult education, teaching diverse audiences, financial capability