Christina Buggappa

  • Chief of Staff
  • United States

Christina Buggappa serves as IYF’s Chief of Staff, working across the organization to build systems that contribute to the effective, efficient, and successful delivery of IYF’s mission. Working directly with the CEO and executive management team, Christina responds to institutional needs as they develop. Christina uses her knowledge of project management principles as well as her deep experience successfully delivering on all operational aspects of IYF’s projects across the globe to ensure institutional coordination. Her work includes co-leadership of strategic planning; facilitation of organizational learning efforts; and other cross-institutional efforts as they are prioritized. Since joining IYF in 2000, Christina has managed all aspects of IYF’s grant making portfolio, led staff who provide budget and compliance guidance to projects and provided operational oversight of IYF’s life skills initiative, Passport to Success®.

Facts About Christina Buggappa
  • Languages: English, Tamil
  • Country of birth United States
  • Hobbies: Reading, going to the theatre/movies, family game night