You can find me on Linkedin here. Select examples of my work include:
Innovative Program Design
Led a coalition of partners (FRIDA | The Young Feminist Fund, Global Fund for Women, Oxfam and the Young Foundation) to design and successfully mobilize resources for The Roots Lab, a social innovation lab for young feminist activists
Designed multi-year gender equality programs for Oxfam in Southern Africa, UN Women in Vietnam and for Oxfam in Tajikistan
Research & Analysis
Wrote (as lead consultant) the "Feminist Guide to Influencing," and produced guides on Ending Violence against Women and Transformative Leadership for Women's Rights for Oxfam International, and produced case studies for Oxfam in Southern Africa
Wrote a report on the impact of investments in the AWID (Association for Women in Development) Forum for the Foundation for a Just Society.
Wrote a report on the role of women human rights defenders in attaining peace and security for the International Service for Human Rights.
Management, Strategic Planning & Leadership
Covered the maternity leave for the Co-Director of FRIDA | The Young Feminist Fund; lead the organization's work on resource mobilization, advocacy and communications and designed a long-term growth strategy
Coordinated the development of the women's rights components of Oxfam's Strategic Plan
Project managed the creation of an online platform for women entrepreneurs (werc space) for the Women's Funding Network
Supporting equitable, inclusive & diverse organizations
Coordinated a team of consultants to collect and analyze stories to document and track institutional change towards gender equality at The Gates Foundation.
Worked with a team of Gender at Work consultants to strengthen internal policy and practices of UN DPPA-DPO in its implementation of the Gender Parity Strategy.
Conducted an organizational mapping for Gender at Work with recommendations on how to best capture knowledge, share learning and enhance impact.
Worked with a team of consultants to produce a report on how philanthropies have incorporated diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) into their programs and organizations, and then created a baseline assessment on DEI for the C&A Foundation.
Coordination & Building Networks
Coordinated gender justice working groups across the Oxfam confederation to develop global programs, strategies and policies
Advised UN Women on developing communications, building coalitions and a popular mobilization campaign to encourage governments to adhere to the gender sensitive SDG targets
Organized communities of young adult leaders and led volunteers to deliver large scale social justice events for US based non-profits
Founded & lead Internationalistas, a global network of 3800+ women working on global justice issues.
Gender, Communications & Media
Built (as lead consultant) a global communications strategy for the Global Alliance for Green & Gender Action GAGGA, focusing on the intersection of women's rights and environmental justice
Conducted gender & media trainings for Oxfam
Conducted a gender audit for IFEX, a network that defends and promotes freedom of expression for activists and journalists
Gender Advisory Support & Gender Mainstreaming
Provided advisory support to Oxfam on global campaigns, humanitarian interventions and development programs from a gender perspective
Monitored and advised programs for UN Women with a focus on Asia, the Middle East and the Pacific
Developed an approach to integrate gender into IFEX’s campaigns, advocacy, and institutional strengthening work
Training & Facilitation
Organized a learning event for Oxfam in Southern Africa on working with men and boys to enhance gender justice
Facilitated consultations with women's rights organizations and activists for UN Women in Vietnam
Created and delivered trainings to enhance Oxfam staff understanding of women's rights and gender mainstreaming