Celena Wasserstrom is a Program Assistant for Democracy International’s SUCCESS program in South Sudan, where she provides direct support to program initiatives. Before DI, Celena worked on the program management team at Management Systems International (MSI), supporting development projects in Ghana and Mali. Celena has experience in project management, field research, data collection, community outreach, and capacity building. In addition to her work with MSI, Ms. Wasserstrom was a Capacity Building Intern with the Mother Teresa Foundation in Kosovo and India, in partnership with UNESCO.
Ms. Wasserstrom is a licensed financial consultant and holds a B.A. in Political Science from Johns Hopkins University. She is fluent in modern Greek and is proficient in French.