Mali Irvin is an evaluator and global development professional whose work focuses on gender equality and equity in education. As an independent consultant, Mali has developed communications, primary research and evaluation methods for Save the Children, Global Fund for Children, ICRW, and WI-HER, LLC. Mali has also lived and worked abroad in Nairobi, Kenya and Cordoba, Spain. Mali received a Masters in International Development from American University, School of International Service. She is also a former Teach for America corps member and taught elementary school in the Recovery School District in New Orleans, Louisiana. Originally from Los Angeles, Mali is an avid Dodgers fan, and cooking shows enthusiast.