Type: Seminar

Student conversation with Ms. Tina Byenkya (USAID/Somalia)


Tina Byenkya (USAID/Somalia)

Date & time

Oct 9, 2023, 9:00-10:00 am EDT


Weill Hall 3240

This event is open to current U-M students. This event will not be livestreamed. A light breakfast will be provided.

During this informal breakfast career talk, Ms. Tina Byenkya will discuss her career in international development.


From Speaker’s Bio

Tina Byenkya is a Monitoring, Evaluation, and Learning Advisor with USAID/Somalia. Tina Byenkya has over 15 years of experience in international development, with a focus on monitoring and evaluation, at the donor and implementing partner level. She enjoys designing and managing systems that ask the right questions, collect timely information, and create continuous spaces for reflection. Her professional background also includes managing strategic planning processes and using timely information to tell stories about programming across multiple countries in Africa and Asia. Ms. Byenkya holds an MA in International Development from American University and a BA in International Relations from the University of Michigan. Tina is originally from Uganda.