Christina Buggappa

  • Director, Strategic Initiatives
  • United States

Since joining IYF in 2000, Christina has worked across the organization to build systems that contribute to the effective, efficient, and successful delivery of IYF’s mission. As Director of Strategic Initiatives, Christina uses her knowledge of project management principles and deep experience successfully delivering on all operational aspects of IYF’s projects across the globe to ensure institutional coordination and results orientation. Working directly with the CEO and senior management team, Christina responds to institutional needs as they develop. Her work includes co-leadership of strategic planning; operational oversight of IYF’s life skills initiative, Passport to Success®; leadership of IYF’s project management systems; management all aspects of IYF’s grant making portfolio; facilitation of organizational learning efforts; and other cross-institutional efforts as they are prioritized.

Facts About Christina Buggappa
  • Languages: English, Spanish, Tamil
  • Country of birth United States
  • Hobbies: Reading