The value of mentorship, according to 5 women leaders

Mentorship has been identified as a key foundation for the success of women entrepreneurs and women leaders. Devex spoke to five women leaders from the nonprofit and private sectors about the most successful forms of mentorship — and how they themselves have benefited.

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  • Kelli Rogers

    Kelli Rogers is an Associate Editor for Devex. Based on the U.S. West Coast, she works with Devex's team of correspondents and editors around the world, with a particular focus on gender. She previously worked as Devex’s Southeast Asia correspondent based in Bangkok, covering disaster and crisis response, resilience, women’s rights, and climate change throughout the region. Prior to that, she reported on social and environmental issues from Nairobi, Kenya. Kelli holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Missouri, and has since reported from more than 20 countries.