Jennifer Blitz is a Senior Program Manager at Democracy International. Ms. Blitz has over 12 years of experience designing and implementing democratic governance and political transition programming in the MENA region and Africa. Prior to her work at DI, Ms. Blitz was the Senior Manager for AECOM’s Sudan and South Sudan Transition and Conflict Mitigation Programs from 2012-2013. She has also directed or worked with election monitoring and governance programs for The Carter Center, the UNDP, IFES and NDI at offices in Tunisia, Iraq, Jordan, Sudan, South Sudan and Yemen. Ms. Blitz’s expertise includes electoral technical assistance, election observation, civil society capacity building and institutional strengthening. She speaks Arabic and French.
Ms. Blitz earned a B.A. in International Affairs from Hollins University in 2000.