30.2 C
New York
Monday, June 24, 2024

World Training Welcomes Antonia Powell as Govt Director


World Training has named Antonia Powell as Govt Director. The position will oversee the World Training portfolio of labor enhancing lives via schooling, social and financial improvement with greater than 500 workers in over 20 nations.  

Antonia is a trusted and visionary chief with a deep understanding of how our work impacts academic attainment and social mobility. We’re delighted to welcome her to the brand new position,” mentioned Hafiz Adamjee, Chair of the World Training Board of Trustees.

Powell involves World Training from the JSI Middle for HIV and Infectious Illnesses the place she served as co-director. She joined JSI in 2019, after virtually 20 years of implementing large-scale public well being packages in Asia, Africa, and Latin America.  

Efficient July 1, 2023, World Training is merging with JSI. The merger is an acknowledgement of the 30-year relationship between the affiliated organizations and can place each to raised meet the wants of the communities served. Powell’s expertise as a frontrunner at JSI makes her uniquely positioned to handle the elevated collaboration and administrative integration that may consequence from the formal merger.

Antonia is the precise chief on the proper time. She has a historical past of working throughout cultures and is deeply dedicated to enhancing lives and livelihoods. Her in depth background in program administration, world improvement, and other people and expertise administration will guarantee World Training continues to be on the forefront of innovation and affect,” mentioned Margaret Crotty, President and CEO of JSI.

All through my profession, I’ve seen the real-world impact that evidence-informed improvement packages have on people and communities. I’m humbled to hitch World Training and sit up for persevering with to advance excellence via our packages within the U.S. and across the globe,” mentioned Powell. 

Since its founding in 1951, World Training has diminished disparities in schooling outcomes and strengthened security web packages via packages to enhance the standard of life and improve financial alternatives.

Powell begins her position as Govt Director efficient Might 2023.


Related Articles

Latest Articles