As development associate, Amelia Hussein assists in a full range of development operations, communications, and special events activities that support fundraising at PHR. She concentrates on data management and reporting to help with evaluative initiatives and decision-making, and works to help the team ensure that PHR’s events and donor outreach are effective and successful.
Prior to PHR, Hussein worked at Gartner, a leading research and advisory firm, where she served as a client engagement specialist. Other work experience includes serving as an assistant teacher in Nairobi, Kenya (where she grew up) and as an administrative assistant at Meet Minneapolis, where she conducted data analysis of ethnic minority-owned businesses.
Hussein graduated from DePaul University with a degree in International Studies and Peace, Justice and Conflict Studies, and has a Master of Science degree in Population and Development from the London School of Economics and Political Science. She is conversant in Spanish.