Current and previous projects include:

  • Research and develop policy priorities, help refine global and country-level advocacy strategy, and present recommendations to the Global Handwashing Partnership Steering Committee.
  • Corporate outreach, communications, and project management for a GBCHealth partnership with UNFPA to engage the private sector on women’s empowerment and demographic dividend efforts in the Sahel.
  • Project management, communications, and donor and partner engagement for Catalysts for Change, a consulting group specializing in advocacy and accountability. The donor-funded Advocacy Accelerator initiative works to strengthen in-country advocacy capacity, alignment, and impact in the Global South, with an initial focus on East Africa.
  • Develop a suite of case studies on sanitation and gender for a high-profile foundation client in conjunction with FSG. The overall intent of the case studies is to build the capacity of WASH practitioners to take a gender intentional approach to their investments.
  • Support ongoing needs of Global Health Visions‘ high-profile foundation and NGO clients, primarily related to family planning and maternal, newborn, and child health. Projects include strategic planning, advocacy, research and analysis, and general support and guidance.
  • Research assistance and presentation development on WASH, gender, and youth inclusion for a USAID sub-contract to Iris Group.
  • Communications and logistical support for Bowdoin College initiative to develop the world’s first curated, interactive, and open source digital humanities library of early modern Italian primary sources.
  • Edited doctoral dissertation on construction and the politics of dictatorship in Haiti and two Master’s theses on healthcare for underserved communities in the U.S.
  • Support to Radiant Advocacy for foundation-sponsored regional children’s health advocacy capacity building workshop in the Caribbean.
  • Proposal development and writing for major individual donors to Orbis International.
  • Mapping, input on potential WASH funding prospects, and donor introductions for a Development Vision client.
  • High-level strategic and programmatic advising and writing around WASH for Sesame Workshop‘s Global Health Initiative and the pioneering “WASH Up!” campaign featuring Raya, Sesame’s first-ever Global Health Ambassador.
  • Surveyed and educated grassroots American Christian members of the Women and Girls Working Group on global menstrual hygiene issues and ways to engage through advocacy, events, and fundraising.
  • Provided strategic guidance to the Secretary-General’s Every Woman Every Child initiative on WASH and child survival. In conjunction with the MDG Health Alliance and United Nations Foundation, catalyzed a webinar for the private sector on sanitation and nutrition linkages.