Grace West – Grant Programs Associate
Grace West is a Grant Programs Associate at the Global Fund to End Modern Slavery where she supports the management of the Fund's grant portfolio and grantee partnerships. Prior to this role, she worked for USAID in the Center of Excellence on Democracy, Human Rights and Governance with counter-trafficking in persons as a part of her portfolio, and in the Office of Food for Peace on humanitarian food assistance. Before joining USAID, Grace worked for a development NGO in Kigali, Rwanda in education and health, and a law firm in Washington, DC in the Federal Grants and Health Law practice groups. Grace holds an MA in International Relations and International Economics from Johns Hopkins SAIS with a focus on conflict management and international law, and a BA in Politics and Journalism with a minor in History from New York University.