Community Education - Rosemary Powers (EWB-USA)

    The Community Education presentation will focus on setting expectations with the partnering community, educating the community members about EWB-USA as an organization, program objectives and strategies for keeping the community members actively involved in their program. We will highlight each stakeholder's roles and responsibilities in implementing a successful program.


“It is such an honor to be part of an organization that makes the world a better place.”

    Rosemary joined Engineers Without Borders- USA in August 2007 as a volunteer and later joined the staff as a Chapter Relations Manager. She received a B.S. Marketing Management degree from Missouri State University and has an Associates Degree in Business Management from Kenya Institute of Management. Rosemary previously worked as a Sales Administrator for Achelis Kenya Ltd- Medical & Scientific Division, serving as a marketing assistance to Corporate Sales team and as a Customer Service Representative for Ashcott Kenya Ltd.

    Rosemary moved from Kenya in 2004 to the United States to further her education and search for a better life. Rosemary draws from life experiences in Kenya and her cross-cultural awareness to bring a fresh perspective to EWB-USA. She is committed to building and maintaining relationships between EWB-USA and its members, partners, and Non-Governmental Organizations.