Christopher Braeuel

About: 

Transforming and implementing non-profit, NGO, and government programs--on time and on budget through: * Collaboration * Consensus building * Fundraising * Research * Inspiring leadership * Operations development * Executive coaching * Mentorship.

Over 20 years of experience ensuring projects and programs reach their milestones and benefit children and youth, women, people living with disabilities, and indigenous populations. Through progressive leadership, transformed international NGOs; improved operations in fragile and post-conflict countries; strengthened relationships between communities, organizations, government agencies, and donors; and ensured compliance through program monitoring and evaluation. Deep understanding and appreciation of the importance of strong boards, cross-sectoral collaborations, and cross-cultural understanding. Working both domestically and internationally, can identify the big picture and turn an ambitious vision into an implementable action plan, and then lead it to successful conclusion.

 
 
Expertise/Interests: 
Capacity Development
Civil Society and Institutional Strengthening
Community Development
Cooperative Development
Donor Coordination
Environment
Facilitation
Food Security
Gender
Governance
Health
Human Resource Development
Humanitarian Assistance
Monitoring
Negotiation
Organizational Development
Participatory Approaches
Performance Measurement
Project Management
Project Planning and Design
Strategic Planning
Other (Field of Expertise): 
Public health; support for special needs/disabilities; global immigration and migration issues.
Membership in Professional Societies: 
Canadian Association of International Development Professionals; Canadian Immigration Historical Society