Ashley McLaughlin is a Program Assistant on EnCompass’ Technical Assistance and Evaluation team. Ms. McLaughlin previously served as a Youth Development Specialist with the U.S. Peace Corps in central Morocco before being evacuated due to COVID-19. Prior to this, she worked in the Inside Sales sphere. Ms. McLaughlin studied Economics with a focus on International Development along with Global Poverty and French at the University of Maryland. She is interested in international and cross-cultural communication and cultural exchange and speaks French, some Moroccan Arabic, and is studying Turkish.