Robin is an operations and management professional with extensive experience in field operations, budget management, project management, compliance, donor and stakeholder relations, and staff leadership within the context of international development and humanitarian aid. After completing a Graduate Certificate in International Development at Humber College, she worked in Ukraine, South Sudan, Jordan and Iraq, leading the implementation of programs in a range of sectors including protection, shelter and non-food items, camp management, WASH, livelihoods and food security for refugees, internally displaced communities, and host communities. Prior to her work abroad, she volunteered with various grassroots organizations working on economic development, women’s rights, and refugee resettlement.
Robin is currently working on a supportive housing program in downtown Vancouver. She is passionate about creating linkages between local and global issues and is particularly interested in the relationship between relief, recovery and sustainable development.