Back to top

Leslie Sherriff Adjunct Instructor School of Prof and Extd Studies

Contact
Send email to Leslie Sherriff
Degrees
Master of Public and International Affairs from the University of Pittsburgh

Master of Evaluation and Social Research from London Metropolitan University

Bio
Leslie Sherriff has worked since 1996 in the international relief and development field. Her experience includes nine years with Catholic Relief Services, one of the largest relief and development organizations in the United States. During that time, Ms. Sherriff worked primarily in the Balkans and became Country Representative for the Bosnia-Herzegovina (BiH) and Serbia program managing a $10 million program and staff in two country offices. Specific projects included democracy promotion, education, and refugee return and integration activities funded by USAID, the United States Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration, the government of The Netherlands, UNHCR, and others. The CRS BiH social housing program, which Ms. Sherriff helped design, has been recognized as a leader in its field, prompting real legislative change in BiH and subsequent funding from a variety of donors. She has also worked with Learning in NGOs (LINGOs) to assist in the design of an on-line project management course for NGO professionals in developing countries.
For the Media
To request an interview for a news story, call AU Communications at 202-885-5950 or submit a request.