Roxanne O'Connell

Roxanne O’Connell is a Program Manager within Humanity United’s Supply Chains & Corporate Engagement portfolio.

Roxanne joins HU with a decade of experience in international development. Previously, she was the Director of Programs at Speak Up Africa, where she oversaw programs in four countries that advocated for equitable health access and community empowerment. She also worked at the Horn of Africa Regional Environment Centre in Ethiopia where she worked with the Ministry of Environment to establish two environmental analyses institutes. Roxanne also served as a United States Peace Corps volunteer in Senegal.

Roxanne has earned a master’s degree in human rights from Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs and a bachelor’s degree in psychology, sociology, and anthropology from the University of Pittsburgh.