Hannah Spiers

Hannah Spiers

Program Associate
Youth

Hannah is a program associate for the Youth Practice at IREX where she works on Proyecto Acción Transformadora, Ma3an: For Resilient Communities, and Support Her Empowerment - Girls’ Resilience, Enterprise, and Technology Initiative (SHE’s GREAT). 

Prior to joining IREX, Hannah supported research, program management, and development initiatives as an intern at a variety of organizations in the U.S. and internationally. Most recently, she worked with the policy and development teams at ActionAid USA in Washington, DC and business development professionals at the Foreign Commercial Service at the U.S. Embassy in Beijing, China.

Hannah holds master’s degrees in International Development from Sciences Po in Paris, France and International Relations from Peking University in Beijing, China. She has focused her academic work on gender inclusive programming and global governance. Hannah earned her B.A. at the University of Pittsburgh, majoring in Cultural Anthropology and Urban Studies with a concentration in Latin American Studies. She speaks French and Spanish