Robin DePietro-Jurand is a senior education specialist with more than 20 years’ experience in policy and program development and implementation. Her key competencies include higher education capacity development, technical and vocational education and training, strategic planning, research and writing, accreditation, and policy. 

As associate director of New Business Development (BD) and a member of the BD Team, DePietro-Jurand manages EDCs responses to U.S. government and other donor-funded opportunities across several technical teams. Her work supports the Youth Team and its focus on responding to the education, training, and employment aspirations of youth; strengthening youth civic and community engagement; and creating an enabling policy environment.

DePietro-Jurand holds an EdD in Higher Education Administration and an MA in College Student Development from The George Washington University.