Loula has over 15 years of experience in agribusiness. Previously the Director of Project Development at Coskata, she was responsible for the development and financing of commercial projects. She also spent 8 years at McKinsey & Company serving clients in agribusiness industries, including multinational food, ingredient, and agrochemical companies.  Loula has an M.A. in Economics from John Hopkins University SAIS and a B.A. in Economics from Loyola University Chicago.