Our Specialists .
Director, Monitoring, Evaluation, and Learning Laura Harrington
Laura Harrington has supported a wide range of projects in agribusiness, trade, public health, and microfinance before focusing on education and literacy. She currently serves as the director of monitoring, evaluation, and learning for the Rwanda Soma Umenye project. She has conducted large- and small-scale training for early-grade reading assessments, overseen data collection and quality assurance, and led the development of the school-based assessment monitoring system for Zambia’s Read to Succeed Project. Laura has previously worked in Switzerland, France, Mali, and Guinea. She earned a B.A. in international affairs and French from the University of Colorado, Boulder, and an M.P.A from the Middlebury Institute of International Studies in Monterey, California.