Gender Integration Specialist
Abigail Spangler supports EnCompass’ Technical Assistance and Evaluation team by providing technical and programmatic support. Ms. Spangler has experience working internationally and domestically in programming, training, research, and evaluation in the areas of human rights, youth development, refugee resettlement, and gender equality and inclusion (including gender-based violence prevention and response). Her previous work includes working in Malaysia on projects to provide assistance to Burmese refugees, as well as spending over 2 years in Peru as a Peace Corps volunteer working with youth in rural areas to promote leadership, gender equality, and higher education.
Ms. Spangler holds a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of Oregon and a Master of Arts in Cross- Cultural Communications and International Relations from Newcastle University.