IDCE Students Profiles

Kerry Markey (IDSC '2011)

Kerry Markey (USA) received her B.S. in kinesiology from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. She has worked on community development projects in Central and South America in the construction of schools, hospitals, and radio stations. Markey is a state committee coordinator for Friends of the World Food Program and focuses on fundraising, educational, and advocacy initiatives in the fight to end global hunger. She also volunteers at Ten Thousand Villages which helps artisan groups in developing countries build small businesses and sustainable communities through the practice of fair trade. Her interests include refugee resettlement, post conflict/disaster reconciliation, and microfinance.