Jo has over 15 years of experience working in fragile states, holding a range of advocacy and programme management roles across the East and Central Africa. Jo is currently Global Programme Manager for the SWIFT Consortium, which aims to deliver sustainable access to safe water and sanitation and to encourage the adoption of basic hygiene practices in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and Kenya.
Having joined Oxfam in 2013, Jo has previously worked for World Vision, Mercy Corps and as a consultant for the British Government's Stabilisation Unit. Most recently, she was Oxfam's Programme Director in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Jo holds a degree in Social Policy from Swansea University.