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Kristen Dailey, Executive Director
Kristen Dailey joined Global Washington in March 2014.
Kristen has over 20 years of experience in international development including advocacy, issue campaigns, microcredit, and building partnerships among NGOs, businesses, and government. Most recently, she was the Chief Operating Officer and Senior Vice President at the Initiative for Global Development where she played a leadership role in growing the organization from a small program in Seattle to an international business alliance.
Her professional background also includes work at Global Partnerships, the United Nations Foundation, and working with low-income refugee and immigrant families in South Seattle. Her expertise includes strategic planning, membership models, budgeting, fundraising, and corporate partnerships.
Kristen holds a Master’s degree in public administration from the Daniel J. Evans School of Public Affairs at the University of Washington and is committed to finding effective, sustainable solutions to world poverty.
Pratima Stanton, Director of Membership
Pratima Stanton joined Global Washington in April 2013. She holds a Masters degree in Gender Studies and a Bachelors degree in Political Science. Prior to Global Washington, she worked as Program Coordinator for the International Association for the Study of Pain. Her international work experiences include working as an Outreach and Networking Officer for Femmes Africa Solidarité in Geneva, Switzerland, and as researcher and adviser for Blue Diamond Society in Kathmandu, Nepal.
Andie Long, Director of Communications and Marketing
Andie Long joined Global Washington in March 2017.
She has spent 15 years providing strategic communications support for organizations in global development, finance, technology and healthcare. Prior to joining Global WA, she ran her own communications consulting firm, Thistle Strategies, with clients such as a micro insurance provider in Central America and a technology startup accelerator in Gaza.
Andie previously served as Senior Communications Officer at Mercy Corps, where she led communications campaigns to heighten the organization’s profile and advance fundraising and advocacy goals. Her focus included social innovation and corporate partnerships, particularly in the Middle East.
Before Mercy Corps, Andie spent nine years at Waggener Edstrom, a leading strategic communications firm, where she managed media campaigns for bioscience and healthcare companies.
She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Carleton College, as well as a Certificate in Game Design from the University of Washington.
Meaghan Bogart, Intern
Meaghan joined the Global Washington team in 2016. She is currently a senior at Seattle University and will be graduating in the spring of 2017 with a BA in Spanish and International Studies with Departmental Honors. At Seattle University she also was rewarded the Bill and Paula Clapp Humanitarian Scholarship in 2015 because of her hard work and dedication to international issues. During her time at Seattle University, Meaghan has studied in Puebla, Mexico and conducted formal research in Chinandega, Nicaragua. In September of 2017, she will begin as a long-term intern with Global Washington’s member organization, Awamaki in Ollantaytambo, Peru as a part of their Sustainable Tourism Program.