17 years of international development and business experience in low and middle-income countries in Southeast Asia. Significant experience in a startup environment, as a founder/lead developer of both nonprofit and business. Senior managerial experience in program development and design, organizational development, leadership development, grant management, private sector and market systems development, communications, inclusive value chains, partnership development, monitoring and evaluation, human resources, and government relations. Experienced in women's economic empowerment, diplomacy, climate change, sustainable agriculture, social inclusion approaches, impact measurement and social entrepreneurship as a market approach to poverty alleviation, including founding a social enterprise in Thailand and Myanmar. Expert level knowledge of the gender constraints for women in agriculture and women in business, with experience conducting gendered analysis in rice, vegetables, sesame, coffee and silk value chains, and designing interventions to address these constraints. Regular presenter on women's economic empowerment, philanthropy and entrepreneurship in Myanmar.