Gender Integration Specialist II
Katie Cheney is EnCompass' Gender Integration Specialist II, supporting the Advancing Women's Empowerment (AWE) Program and USAID/Ethiopia Transform: Primary Health Care activities. She brings over 7 years of experience in gender, social inclusion, and M&E. She has provided support to various USAID contracts with a focus on gender, including child protection protocol implementation for an evaluation tracking gender-based violence, contraceptive security, and integrating gender empowerment principles into project design.
Ms. Cheney holds an M.S. in International Development from Tulane University’s Payson Center for International Development and a B.A. from Penn State University, where she majored in Anthropology and minored in Women’s Studies and Religious Studies.