Senior Director of Resilience & Growth

Kavita Chambery is project director of our Leader with Associate Award portfolio in Kenya, including the Feed the Future Kenya Livestock Market Systems Activity. In this role, she provides project supervision and manages all technical interventions and activities implemented by project staff. Since joining ACDI/VOCA in 2013, Kavita has managed a varied portfolio of projects in Kenya, Bangladesh, and East Timor for donors such as USAID, Feed the Future, USAID’s Office of Food for Peace, the United Stated Department of Agriculture, and the International Finance Corporation. She has previously supported international development projects at Chemonics International and DAI Global. She holds a BA in integrated international studies from Knox College and an MA in international peace and conflict resolution from American University and is fluent in English, Spanish, Hindi, Marathi, and Gujarati. She was also a 2005 Presidential Management Fellow.