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What inspires me: Resiliency, especially when up against seemingly insurmountable odds.
I do what I do because: This career affords us the opportunity to both improve AND enjoy the world.
I think the world would be better if: More of us met anger and vitriol with compassion and diplomacy.
As an Associate, Ariana Kripalani supports strategic client partnerships by developing a broad range of solutions for clients through analysis and research, designing client deliverables and supporting overall project management.
Ariana has extensive experience in the nonprofit space, developing new initiatives and measuring program efficacy for organizations including Charity: Water, Wellness in the Schools, and Share Our Strength. Most recently, Ariana worked as a member of the World Bank’s Agriculture Global Practice, where she was tasked with evaluating the effectiveness of the World Bank’s “nutrition-sensitive” agriculture initiatives implemented over the last decade. She simultaneously worked with members of the Health, Poverty, and Water Global Practices in order to devise more holistic, cross-cutting approaches to combating malnutrition throughout the developing world.
Ariana holds an M.A. in Public Health/Food Studies with a concentration in Childhood Malnutrition from New York University, as well as a B.A. in International Affairs with a concentration in Conflict and Security from the George Washington University.