The faces behind Women Thrive Worldwide.
Dr. Patricia T. Morris is an internationally known leader in women’s empowerment and development, and a gender-mainstreaming expert with a career spanning more than 20 years. Her work has taken her to Africa, Asia, Eastern Europe, the Middle East, and Latin America.
Emily joined Women Thrive as the Director of the Alliance for Women's Solutions after more than seven years working with communities and grassroots organizations in Indonesia, Cameroon, and the Caribbean.
Born to Portuguese and Norwegian parents—and brought up in England and the Netherlands—Monica self-identifies as a Third-Culture-Kid (TCK), a term and identity she is proud of and not afraid to share!
Shukria Dellawar is currently working with Women Thrive as a consulting Advocacy Manager. She previously worked as the Advocacy Manager for Women for Afghan Women, bringing Afghan women’s issues to Capitol Hill.
Concepcion Gaxiola leads the development function and fundraising activities on behalf of the organization's goals at Women Thrive Worldwide. She is a passionate supporter of women’s rights and women’s leadership and is thrilled to contribute to Women Thrive’s mission.
Jillian Holzer ensures an integrated approach to Women Thrive's communications, helping to grow the organization's profile among key audiences.
Natt joined Women Thrive Worldwide in June 2015 as a practicum intern from the School of International Training (SIT) Graduate Institution, Vermont, where he is currently a candidate pursuing a master's degree in Sustainable Development with major tracks in Policy Advocacy and Monitoring and Eval