Ms. Laura Kullenberg assumed the position of Country Program Coordinator for Ghana, Sierra Leone
An American national, she joined the Bank in 1999 as senior evaluation officer in the Independent Evaluation Group (IEG), followed by field assignments as
At Oxfam America (1983-89) she ran the agency’s emergency relief programs in Ethiopia, Somalia, and Sudan, based in Ethiopia for five years. As part of her undergraduate degree, she also worked as a volunteer teacher in rural Guatemala for one year.
She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in English Literature and Latin American Studies and a Master’s degree in Public Policy from the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University.