Maggie Lopes is the Associate Director for the Center for African Studies. She currently oversees the Center’s operations, including finances, project planning and human resource management. Maggie worked for the Namibian Ministry of Education on information and communication technology (ICT) programs, and later, as the Namibia Country Director for WorldTeach. She was subsequently appointed as WorldTeach’s Director of Programs, overseeing programs in Africa, Latin America, Asia and the Pacific Islands. Maggie holds an MSc in Development Management from the London School of Economics and a B.S. in International Business and Political Science from Washington University in St. Louis.