As Regional Managing Director for Asia, Jenny oversees DAI operations from Central Asia to the Pacific Islands. DAI’s current portfolio of 18 long-term field projects in the region tackle development challenges in sectors as diverse as economic growth, governance, and environment. Her 25-person team supports dozens of long- and short-term expatriates, and hundreds of local professionals in the field.

Jenny’s more than 20 years of international development experience includes long-term field assignments in Morocco, Egypt, Palestine, and South Africa. Prior to joining DAI in 2008 as Principal Development Specialist in the Governance Sector, Jenny was Senior Vice President for Europe & Eurasia at Chemonics. Her technical specialization and interests include civil society strengthening and human and institutional capacity development. Earlier in her career she worked on Capitol Hill as a legislative specialist, and later as a paralegal in an international law firm.



Zachary Kaplan

Zachary Kaplan specializes in public-private partnerships in both core and social infrastructure, helping governments and private sector clients work together and deliver key services and goods.

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