Megan Colnar is the manager for monitoring, evaluation, and learning with the Open Society Fiscal Governance Program. Colnar’s expertise in monitoring, evaluation, and learning ranges from strategy to implementation of complex research and studies to mobile data collection platforms and impact evaluations.
Prior to joining Open Society, Colnar was the director of monitoring and evaluation for the Hunger Project. She has over eight years of field and international experience in research, monitoring, evaluation, and learning in more than 35 countries. She has worked on projects and programs from a diverse background of funders in private, public, and nonprofit settings.
Colnar received her MPA in development practice from the School of International and Public Affairs at Columbia University in 2012 and was named a Thomas J. Watson Fellow in 2008 studying “In Peaces: Nonviolence & Reconciliation Movements” in six countries. She also holds a BA in international studies and Latin American studies from Rhodes College and a certificate in knowledge management from Tech Change.