Victoria Canavor, Director
Victoria Canavor joined the Baker Center for Leadership & Governance in March 2017. She comes to Georgetown University with deep experience working across sectors, industries and geographies. Prior to the Baker Center, Victoria served as Senior Advisor to the President and CEO of TechnoServe, a leading economic development organization dedicated to finding business solutions to poverty in Africa, Latin America and India. Among her duties at TechnoServe, Victoria led its Global Fellows Program, placing hundreds of top-tier management consultants and subject matter experts on development projects across the organization’s global footprint. Previously, Victoria worked as a management consultant with Deloitte Consulting; at the National Democratic Institute, an international nonprofit that promotes democratic governance; and at Greenberg Quinlan Rosner, a political research and consulting firm. Victoria has her BA from Tufts University and MBA from the Kellogg School of Management. She lives in DC with her husband and three children, and provides volunteer services for Compass, a DC-area organization that delivers pro bono consulting services to promising local non-profits.