Visionary and thought leader with solid executive leadership experience as President/CEO of international NGO coupled with strong academic credentials as a full tenured professor, director of doctoral program, and administer of program for 100+ PhD students.
Highly skilled educator with background in multinational environments—trained top-level civil society and religious leaders in community development disciplines in Europe and West/Central Africa. High comfort level working in multi-cultural/religious settings, including Muslim, Buddhist, and Hindu societies due to past experiences and academic studies.
Loyal, ethical, and collaborative leader able to make vision come alive by rolling up sleeves and leading by example. Political and cultural sensitivity; bilingual (German/English) with dual citizenship (German/US); and broad field experience, traveling to 60+ countries. True passion for making a positive impact on communities and the lives of others.