Kathryn F.

Chief of Party at University Research Co., LLC (URC)

Bachelor's DegreeLehigh University

United States

Summary

International Development professional with 18 years of experience in public health and education, and management and operations. Currently, serving as Interim COP for USAID Systems for Health Ghana overseeing a $64 million budget with over 100 staff. Previously, as the DCOP/Operations for the USAID Read Liberia Activity in charge of finance, administration, and operations for USAID Liberia's flagship education project.. Served as the DCOP/Country Director on the USAID Quality Reading Project in Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan focusing on early grade reading in Russian and Tajik. Extensive experience in project operations and management and provision of technical assistance to OVC and youth-centered projects most recently in Liberia, Zambia, and Haiti. Support to ministries of education and health, NGOs and communities on the integration of HIV prevention and mitigation activities and life skills for youth in formal and non-formal education and community programs, and integration and sustainability of school health and nutrition programs, which include deworming, WASH, and healthy schools. Served as Home Office Program Director ensuring financial and technical compliance, backstopping and communication with donors. Institutional Review Board member. Experience with USAID, UNESCO, UNICEF, World Bank, and foundation and corporate donors.

Experience

  • hiv/aids
  • reproductive health
  • education
  • international development
  • usaid
  • united states
  • liberia
  • haiti
  • ghana
  • zambia
  • Sectors
  • Funders
  • Countries

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