11:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Marriott Ballroom Salons A-C
Clare Pressimone is a community engagement manager for Catholic Relief Services (CRS) in the southeast region. Before moving to Atlanta, Clare worked overseas with CRS, most recently implementing education programming in Afghanistan, overseeing private donor-funded projects and implementing updated strategies for remote primary education. Clare also worked with CRS in Malawi, where she supported emergency response programming, and at CRS headquarters in Baltimore in the advocacy department. Clare has worked with a number of other nonprofit organizations in the U.S. focused on both domestic and international issues. She also served as an English teacher in Phnom Penh, Cambodia for two years with the Salesian Lay Missioners. Clare holds a bachelor’s degree in social work from Cabrini University and a master’s degree in international political economy and development from Fordham University.