Andrea Camoens has more than 20 years of project management and leadership experience in international development, including in challenging operational environments. She is currently the Chief of Party of the Global Health Evaluation and Learning Support Activity (GHEvaLS) that works closely with USAID’s Global Health Bureau and missions across 60 countries providing evaluation, assessment, and learning support for health-related projects and activities. Projects and activities within this portfolio support the U.S. Government’s goals to improve global health through preventing child and maternal deaths; controlling the HIV/AIDS epidemic; and combating infectious diseases, such as COVID‑19.
Before joining ME&A, Ms. Camoens served as Chief of Party for PROMOTE Musharikat, a USAID-funded project advocating for and advancing women’s equality and empowerment in Afghanistan. She has also served as Chief of Party or Acting Chief of Party on other USAID projects in Afghanistan and Iraq as well as Botswana, Haiti, Indonesia, Nigeria, Paraguay, and Zambia. Ms. Camoens holds both a Masters of Public Health and Masters of International Affairs from Columbia University in New York.