Christine Schoellhorn

Senior Technology and Innovation​ Officer

Christine Schoellhorn

Christine Schoellhorn is a Senior ​Technology and Innovation​ Officer with the National Democratic Institute. She works in the development​ and prototyping​ of tool​s​​ ​and ​approaches that empower​ and scale democracy programing. Christine has a dual background in civic engagement and tech​nology. Prior to coming to NDI, she worked internationally and domestically on sustainable resource policy and later engag​ed​ in pro​duct​ ​management and ​​support​ for S​aaS​ startups​ Opower and the New Motion​. She was an Arabic studies major at the University of Florida and lived in the Middle East for several years. Christine is a court certified mediator and received her graduate degree from Tufts University's Fletcher School in International Business Relations and Conflict Resolution. In her personal time, Christine enjoys the outdoors and adventuring. She is a PADI certified Divemaster, competitive freediver, rock-climbing and trekking enthusiast, and a burgeoning mountaineer. She also actively works to increase her technical proficiency in programming, database management, and the specs of ICT4D innovation. Her public PGP key is listed below. 

 
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DemTools: Cultivating Democracy
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By Christine Schoellhorn | April 22, 2015
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By Christine Schoellhorn | January 23, 2015
Testing Mobile Applications for Election Monitoring
By Christine Schoellhorn | January 7, 2015
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By Christine Schoellhorn | December 15, 2014
Viral Messaging in Nigeria
By Christine Schoellhorn | November 5, 2014
Under the Guidance of Apollo
By Christine Schoellhorn | July 28, 2014
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