Ellie is a Consultant on Imani Development Malawi’s Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning (MEL) team. Ellie’s key interest is in leveraging regenerative, climate-smart practices to promote gender- and smallholder-inclusive growth in agriculture and food systems. Her efforts are focused on MEL systems design and implementation, value chain and market assessments, quantitative and qualitative data analysis, and impact reporting. Ellie also has experience in healthcare financing, and the economics of labour migration and internal displacement due to climate and human-made conflicts in East Africa. Ellie is originally from Washington, DC and has a Bachelor of Arts in Public Policy and African Studies from the College of William & Mary (Virginia, USA).