Staff Members

  • Jennifer A. Cate, Executive Director

    Jennifer brings a wealth of international experience to her role as Executive Director at HANDS, having lived in Iran, Syria, Kazakhstan and Egypt. She began working at HANDS in 2003 […]

  • Ivana Veselinovic-Smucker, Director of Programs

    Ivana joined HANDS in January 2005. She lived in Egypt for more than 3 years working for one of our largest partner organizations, CEOSS, as the International Relations Coordinator. She […]

  • Albert Quaye, Accountant

    Albert has been on the HANDS team as Accountant since November 2017. Prior to joining HANDS, he worked in Ghana, West Africa in various Finance/Management roles in private sector establishments […]

  • Caroline Anderson, Program Coordinator

    Caroline is the Program Coordinator at HANDS. She graduated in May 2020 from the Honors program at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where she received degrees in […]

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DIRECTOR, CENTER FOR WOMEN'S ECONOMIC EMPOWERMENT

Barbara Langley serves as Director for CIPE’s Center for Women’s Economic Empowerment, democratizing opportunity for women by fostering ecosystems for entrepreneurship. She leads CIPE’s strategy to amplify the voice of the private sector through women’s equal participation in free markets and democratic institutions. Throughout her career, Langley has conducted campaign management, communications, coalition building, issues advocacy, good governance and accountability, leadership and strategic planning programs for democratic political and civic activists, business leaders, local elected officials and parliamentary and campaign staff. She has worked extensively with marginalized sectors of society including women, youth, and persons with disabilities.