Programs Lead – Pacific Women Support Unit
Leonie Whyte has been with the Pacific Women Support Unit since August 2018. Leonie oversees the Programs, Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning, Research and Finance and Operations units of Pacific Women’s work. Leonie has over 15 years of experience in the delivery and management of international development programs in Papua New Guinea and the Pacific. Prior to this role Leonie was the International Development Manager for Cardno in Papua New Guinea and Cardno’s representative managing the PNG Law and Justice Program. Before joining Cardno, Leonie worked for AusAID/DFAT for 10 years in various roles, including postings to PNG. Leonie has a background in community development, gender, governance and development effectiveness. She has a Bachelor of Community Education and a Post Graduate Diploma in International and Community Development.