Martina joined Dorset LEP as Programmes Manager in January 2018, Martina is leading on Growing Places Fund and supporting the programme management team on the delivery of the £98.5m Growth Deal programme.
Martina has previously worked in the field of international development as a project manager implementing governance and democracy programmes. She has spent most of her time working internationally in the United States, Bangladesh, Afghanistan, Chad, Sierra Leone, Ghana, and Burkina Faso.
Martina graduated from American University in Washington DC with MA in International Development and also has a BA in International Relations and French. Martina is also PRINCE2 certified.