Amelia joined the HOT team in 2017 as Mapping Training and Project Assistant. Prior to this Amelia was part of the HOT Community as a volunteer, supporting research activities. In her role at HOT, Amelia provides support and training to community recipients of the device grant program. She also manages communications support to the HOT Tanzania team.
Amelia started her career in architecture, before switching paths to complete a Masters in International Communications & Development, where her research focused on the evolution of crowdsourced crisis mapping. She has previously worked within the international development sector in partnerships and communication roles.