Appointed to the Board July 2019
Michaelene Welsh has supported the development of not-for-profit organisations for over 25 years. Her particular areas of expertise are raising revenue and capital financing from philanthropic, corporate and social investment sectors and building operational partnerships which enable effective programme delivery and scaling of operations.
Michaelene has held executive posts in not-for-profit organisations spanning education, health, nature conversation and humanitarian and international development.
Currently Michaelene is Head of Partnerships at the Kofi Annan Foundation, building and nurturing the operational and financial partnerships that enable delivery and development of programmes across the globe in the areas of Transitions to Peace, Electoral Democracy and Youth Preventing Violent Extremism.
Michaelene is one of those wandering Scots: educated across the globe and finishing up with a Baccalauréat français and a BSc and MSc in International Politics and Economics.
You can find her on Twitter and LinkedIn.