Catherine McMahon has over 20 years of experience in international development. A business development expert, she has in-depth knowledge of organizational level tactics and strategy, and extensive experience in the development of competitive bids, and negotiation of strategic program partnerships. She has designed, led and supported programs in over 20 countries throughout Africa, Asia, the Middle East and Latin America, in a wide range of technical areas. She is fluent in Spanish, conversant in French, and is an adept cross-cultural communicator. Her training and facilitation experience ranges from week-long training courses for food security professionals, to participatory skill-building workshops focused on program design and proposal development, to strategic planning and change management sessions. She now enjoys helping mission-driven organizations and teams assess needs and priorities, articulate and communicate critical concepts, and identify and address roadblocks to positive, practical action.