I have 7+ years of experience in development in the areas of research, strategy, and project implementation in Latin America. Project areas have included anit-corruption and procurement, international trade, and democracy/human rights promotion. In addition to backstopping federal grants, I have engaged in advocacy design and facilitated training of front-line activists in the areas of security and interacting with international human rights mechanisms at the United Nations and the Organization of American States.
Ideal partnerships include collaborating with programmatic staff at NGOs, Government and private contractors who deliver projects working with local (in-country) partners. Thematic areas include transitional justice and working with diasporas to support both governance and economic develoment.