Nancy Devine staff portrait



Nancy Devine, senior vice president, is director of EDC’s International Development Division (IDD). She is also director of the West and Central Africa Regional Center in IDD, where she helps lead the Basic Education Team. She has more than 25 years of experience in leadership positions with nonprofit organizations, working in education and youth development in the United States and Africa.

In her current role, Devine designs and manages projects in the areas of basic education, community participation to improve education, and youth programs. Specifically, she provides technical and strategic oversight to education programs in Mali, Ghana, and the Philippines. Prior to joining EDC, she held positions at World Education as senior advisor for increasing the role of civil society in education and as the West Africa regional director and country director in Mali.

Devine holds a BA from Duke University.