- Operations Manager
- United States
Alexandra Begle joined the IYF family in 2016 as an Operations Manager for the Africa and MENA portfolio. Before finding a home with IYF, Alex had spent nearly seven years in the development sector. She worked previously with Development Alternatives Incorporated (DAI) where she gained a strong foundation in all aspects of project management, field operations, and compliance. Alex thrives in the role of trainer and mentor, drawing on her challenging field experience gained working as the Operations and Compliance Specialist in Port-au-Prince supporting the DAI Haiti Parliamentary Strengthening Program for 14 months. Alex discovered her passion for the youth sector while obtaining her bachelor’s degree in International Relations from Albion College, when she spearheaded a fundraising campaign that funded the construction of an elementary school in western Cameroon. She has professional fluency in French.
- Languages: English, French
- Country of birth United States
- Hobbies: Yoga, wine-tasting, and hiking