Amy Mina

Chief Programs Officer

Amy Mina has spent more than 25 years working in development and humanitarian settings across Africa, Asia, the Middle East, Latin America, the Caribbean, the UK and Canada. As International Director with Practical Action, she has led programs across 11 countries, served on the Executive Team and led multiple organisational change initiatives. Previously, Amy worked with Save the Children as Global Program Quality Director, Youth Program Director in Africa, Country Director and Deputy CD in Iraq, Jordan and Lebanon and Deputy Regional Director in Latin America. Egypt, Lebanon, Canada and the UK are all home for her, and she is happy switching between English, French, Arabic and Spanish. Amy is passionate about the rights of children and women, about diversity, equity and inclusion and about leadership, teamwork, partnership, technology and getting to scale.