Morgan Simpson is Civic Engagement Manager for Democracy International in South Sudan. An international development expert, she has previously supported DI projects in a variety of capacities. She has worked, among other projects, on DI conflict assessments in Guatemala and Zimbabwe and DI election observation missions in Egypt and Afghanistan. Before rejoining DI, Ms. Simpson coordinated the training department in Querétaro state for Crea Comunidades de Emprendedoras Sociales, a civil society organization advancing women’s empowerment in Mexico. She has worked for a variety of other social justice organizations in the U.S., the Dominican Republic, and Mexico.
Ms. Simpson holds an M.A. in Development Management and Policy (ABD) from Georgetown University, a B.A. cum laude in Comparative Literature and Africana Studies from Williams College, and a Certificate in English-Spanish Translation Studies from the University of Chicago