The NGO Whisperer
Carolyne Akinyi Opinde is the Founder and CEO at The NGO Whisperer™. She is also the owner and editor-in-chief of The NGO Whisperer™ Magazine, the host and producer of The NGO Whisperer™ Show and the moderator of The NGO Whisperer™ Masterclasses. Ms. Opinde is a respected Resource Mobilization Specialist, a Certified Project Management Professional (UK), and a Certified Scrum Product Owner. She was named the Best Impact-Focused Social Development Female Leader of the Year, 2019 by the British Award for African Development (BRAAD), and one of the Future Leaders in 2015/2016 by Resource Alliance. Ms. Opinde has over 15 years’ experience in the nonprofit sector. Her knowledge and expertise in international development have impacted communities across sub-Saharan Africa, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and the Caribbean. She has raised over US$100 million and managed various projects of up to US$20 million. Ms. Opinde holds a Master of Science in Project Management from the University of Salford, UK, and a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics and Chemistry.