Emily Schechter is a program officer managing AJWS’s sexual health and rights portfolio in Latin America and the Caribbean. Emily joined AJWS in June 2016 after five years in Nicaragua with Christian Aid and the Central American Women’s Fund. She has more than nine years of experience in the international and U.S. non-profit sectors, including managing grants, monitoring and evaluation, and development work. Emily was also an AJWS World Partners Fellow. She has a B.A. from Rutgers University in women’s and gender studies.