The Manager, Programs and Operations is responsible to ensure organizational effectiveness through the leadership of day-to-day operations and management of human and financial resources. Alli is a key player in managing reporting requirements, coordinating and evaluating CanWaCH's programs, and implementing organizational strategies, policies and practices. She has a Bachelor of Social Science in International Development and Globalization from the University of Ottawa and a Master of Arts Degree in Global Development Studies from Queen’s University. Since graduating, she has held various research and operational positions in the international cooperation sector, including as the Volunteer Coordinator and HR Manager for Arise and Shine Uganda. She is also a passionate volunteer and serves as a Board member for VIDEA, a community-based international development organization in Victoria, BC. An accomplished musician, Alli’s most recent accolade includes singing the first dance at her sister’s wedding.