Deputy Country Director

Christine Papai oversees ongoing IPA projects and leads new project development in southern Ghana, as well as supports the Ghana country office finance and operations teams. Before joining IPA, she served as an evaluator and data manager for the Minnesota Department of Health. Prior to working in evaluation, Christine served as a manager for the relief organization Feed My Starving Children, where she provided leadership in the areas of food quality, occupational safety, and staff training. Christine holds an MS in Mathematics, an MDP in International Development, and an MPH in Maternal & Child Health, all from the University of Minnesota, and a BA in Mathematics from Carleton College.