Samantha Gilchrist

Samantha Gilchrist (Bachelor of Engineering (Chemical), University of Sydney, 1998; Masters of International and Community Development, Deakin University, 2002)

As a PACE International Programs Officer for the last 2 years, Samantha has been assisting with the mobilisation of Macquarie University students that participate in PACE International activities. Over the last 12 months, she has also been responsible for the development of partnerships in Cambodia. Previously having worked in the NGO international community development sector, she has been able to draw on her experience of working with international partners to build understanding of the PACE program, and establish tools for activity design that encourage mutual benefit for both partners and students.