PROJECTS

current work:

  • Acumen 2015 Global Fellow
    Placed at LabourNet in Bangalore, India. Duties include:
    • Fostering industry partnerships and job linkages, and livelihood support for informal sector workers.
    • Education and training for youth and informal sector workers.
    • Creating development and implementation plans for rural and underdeveloped districts in India, like the Khunti district in Jharkhand state.

 

WORK HISTORY:

  • School Partnerships Manager
    Educate! Uganda
    August 2013 - September 2014
    Strategic Management, Program Management, Sales & Marketing, Government Partnerships, Branding & Sales + Advocacy
  • Program Assistant
    Single Stop USA
    July 2012- August 2013
    Program Management, Program Design, World Trade Center Health Program Design and Implementation for Responders and Survivors of 9/11.  Outreach and Training. Data and information collection and analysis & Advocacy
     
  • Microfinance and Social Innovation Fellow
    BRAC-USA
    Jan 2011-June 201 2
    Research, Concept Note and Proposal Writing: Major Proposal that led to funding 5000 Master Card Foundation Scholars from Uganda for 10 years, and Advocacy through media writing and communications
     
  • Global Health Research Fellow
    The President Jimmy Carter Center
    June-December 2010
    Trachoma Control and NTDS Data Analysis and Evaluations, Synthesis and Presentation of Data that makes sense to donors and the over all organisation, supporting the assistant director with special projects from writing to editing and data collation to meet organisational goals.
     
  • Student Program Coordinator at Florida State University
    Glodmed Chapter at FSU
    Researched and wrote papers, presentations on the status of our partners in Orissa State of India. Presented paper on the state of India Orissa State of India to the board of directors and to the University Administration.  Helped Set Up A fundraiser that raised $3000 in 3 weeks to build toilets int he remote areas of Orissa in India with our partner Alternative for Rura Movement.  My Paper is was published in a book titled " Multi-sector Casebook in Health Administration, Leadership, and Management August 2013 “Building Latrines: Half the Solution to Global Sanitation,” in Johnson, J. A. and Musch, S.D. (Eds.), pp. 63–64. Stamford, CT: Delmar Cengage Learning Publishers
     
  • Aspen Institute New Voices Fellow
    Aspen Institute supported by The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
    November 2013-November 2014
    Wrote OpEds on development issues regarding youth education & skilling & policy change. And has been published in the New York Times, Al Jazeera & The Daily Beast. Spoke at Different Conferences in Washington D.C on Youth Employment and Education. Gave a The Moth Radio Hour Presentation in Washington D.C, and spoke at a BBC Interview on the Role of Faith -based organisations and charities in international development agenda.