Jodi Fischer on "Education and Economic Opportunities for Women: Solutions to Poverty and Conflict in Pakistan"


Friday, March 25, 2016    
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


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Anchorage Hilton
500 W 3rd Ave, Anchorage, Alaska

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Speaker Bio:

RKP_JF-9Jodi Fischer, Marshall Direct Fund Executive Director 
Jodi has been working with MDF since 2009. She is a former educator, earned a Masters degree in International Development from the University of Denver, and has over 15 years of international development experience. Jodi’s background includes work in the public and private education sector, and with nonprofits, foundations, and government contractors. Jodi has regional expertise in Latin America, Asia, and the Middle East focusing on global health, education, community, and economic development programs. Jodi visits Pakistan periodically and loves to share/present the meaningful work they do. Jodi is currently a board member of Four Valleys Community School and working on publishing a book about their experience providing education and economic opportunities to vulnerable populations in Pakistan.
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