Project Assistant, Capacity Strengthening
Nikki Patel is EnCompass’ Project Assistant for the Capacity Strengthening team, providing programmatic and logistical support for the team’s activities. Prior to joining EnCompass, Ms. Patel was an Education and Resource Specialist with Peace Corps South Africa, where she managed a Girls Lead Our World (GLOW) camp with Let Girls Learn grant money, and developed and oversaw a school library. She secured over 400 books for the school library in an effort to increase literacy rates, and was responsible for training staff and students to ensure the library’s long-term sustainability.
Ms. Patel holds a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science and International Studies from the University of California, Irvine