OnFrontiers • United States (U.S)
2018 - Present (2 years, 10 months)
As Customer Lead I work to help knowledge-seekers make the most out of the OnFrontiers platform by sharing use cases, case studies, and sample questions related to their work on the particular project they are focusing on. Peer-to-peer knowledge sharing is a new way to conduct research for many people, but learning how to quickly identify WHO can be helpful and WHAT QUESTIONS to ask them can quickly transform the way we approach knowledge.
2017 - 2018 (11 months)
Conduct research and develop networks for the ZIlient.org platform and the partnership with Rockefeller Foundation, Thompson Reuters Foundation, and Blue State Digital to expand knowledge and information about resiliency around the world.
2016 - 2016 (4 months)
Researched national level policies, strategies and plans for all government departments and ministries, analyzing nutritional content.
Authored report and presented findings to the Tanzanian Food and Nutrition Center on particular nutrition gaps in individual documents, as well as advised on advocacy strategies to more effectively address nutrition issues across the country.
World Vision International
2015 - 2016 (8 months)
Conducted research and helped direct strategy for the global advocacy campaign to end violence against children.
Come Let's Dance
Director of Slum Empowerment Programs and American Educational Trips
2011 - 2015 (4 years, 3 months)
Directed all programs working in slum communities, as well as conducted research on economics and development to direct organizational strategy and direction.
Oversaw the education and teaching of undergraduate, graduate, and professional level education trips to Uganda and taught on issues of economics, non-profit programming, East African history, and specific sector topics like education, healthcare, agriculture, and business development.
Come Let's Dance
Coordinator of Slum Empowerment and Child Sponsorship Programs
2010 - 2011 (1 year, 2 months)
Identified single mothers and vulnerable women from slum communities to participate in job training programs.
Developed sewing and tailoring business to create job opportunities to women graduating from vocational training.
Organized free community services including english classes, finance classes, and saving circles.