Type of Fellowship: General
Year of Fellowship: 2016
Stacey Swimer is the Director of International Programmes and Partnerships at World Jewish Relief, a UK based NGO that tackles poverty within and beyond Jewish communities as well as responding to humanitarian disasters. She has been responsible for growing the Programmes Team from two to 10 and in developing a more strategically focused set of programmes with strong impact measurement.
She has worked in international development for 10 years. Prior to her role a WJR she was Programmes and Business Development Manager at Teach a Man to Fish and still sits on their Board of Trustees.
Other roles include being based in Zambia and volunteering in Sri Lanka, which cemented her desire to work in international development.
Current principal role: Director of International Programmes and Partnerships
Current principal organisation: World Jewish Relief
Other leadership role 1: Trustee
Other organisation 1: Teach a Man to Fish