Mary works for Hivos East Africa as a Design, Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning (DMEL) Officer. She has over ten years of experience in both the public and private sectors. Her work comprises the development of institutional M&E systems, implementation of a knowledge management information system, outcome harvesting, quality management, and implementation of monitoring and evaluation policies and frameworks. She has a master's degree in Anthropology with a focus on Medical Anthropology, and has undertaken monitoring, evaluation and quality management courses at the University of Nairobi. Before joining Hivos, she worked with NOPE as Monitoring, Evaluation, Research and Learning Manager and also with other international organizations including FHI360, Population Services International (PSI) and Plan International. Mary is also a published researcher.