Megan Smith

Megan Smith

Senior Program Officer
Africa, Americas, Asia, Europe & Eurasia, Middle East & North Africa, Civil Society, Gender, Governance, Leadership

Megan is a senior program officer in IREX's Leadership Practice, where she currently manages the Community Solutions Program (CSP). 

Megan brings over ten years of international development experience to IREX with a focus on education and organizational management. Before joining IREX, Megan was the deputy country director for Caring for Cambodia, which partners with public schools in Cambodia to provide teacher training and after-school programming. She started her journey in community development as a Peace Corps volunteer in Timor-Leste, working on health education and small business development.

Megan received her MA in International Educational Development from Teachers College, Columbia University and her BA in History from Rice University. She speaks Tetum and Khmer.