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Kellen Eilerts

Regional Director, East & Southern Africa

Kellen is HNI’s Regional Director for East & Southern Africa.

Kellen oversees HNI’s activities in the region that focus on the promotion of mobile technology for development. These include mobile data collection and communication services used by mobile network operators, governments, and civil society partners. Kellen has worked in the development sector since 2008, and served as a Peace Corps volunteer in rural Senegal. He holds a Master’s in Public Policy and Public Administration from Northwestern University in Chicago.