Colin McIlreavy is the Director of Technical Leadership, as well as the Global Security Director and Senior Associate for Peace & Resilience at Democracy International where he provides technical safety and security support for field programs. Before joining DI, he worked at Action Against Hunger as a Security Officer developing policies and guiding security management in missions around the globe. Mr. McIlreavy brings an additional 16 years of experience working for Doctors Without Borders, where he managed humanitarian assistance programs in various missions, including in Iraq, Somalia, Burundi, Sudan, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Mr. McIlreavy holds a B.A. in Engineering from Queen’s University in Belfast, Ireland.