Clara has worked in programme development, funding and project management roles for ten years in the international development sector across three organisations, most recently based in Sierra Leone (2016).
She has developed successful bids for and managed multi-million projects funded by DFID, European Union and the Disasters Emergency Committee.
Clara has a BSc (Spanish and Politics 2001-2005) from University College Dublin and a MSc (International Development 2006-2007) from Manchester University.
As a programme manager at the Centre for Maternal and Newborn Health, Clara supports the UK and overseas teams to implement projects smoothly, on-time and on budget. She is currently working closely with the CMNH team in Sierra Leone and Nigeria to manage and plan for future current projects.