Kathleen Walsh

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Director of Policy

Kathleen Walsh is driven by a passion for social innovation and finding ways to make policy more effective, inclusive, and based on robust evidence. She serves as Evidence for Democracy's Director of Policy, and was previously the organization's Interim Executive Director. Kathleen has devoted her time and career to a number of non-profit organizations including the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives, Nobel Women’s Initiative, and Equal Voice, and is currently a World Economic Forum Global Shaper. Kathleen has a Bachelor of Public Affairs and Policy Management from Carleton University’s Arthur Kroeger College, and a Masters of Science in Development Studies from the London School of Economics and Political Science, where she specialized in gender and international development.


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