Jacqueline Oburu

Jacqueline Oburu is Vice President for Human Resources and Administration at Search for Common Ground. She leads the organization’s human resource management functions globally, providing leadership oversight for diversity, equity and inclusion, leadership development, global talent acquisition and management, compensation and benefits, performance management, and employee recognition and engagement. She has served in several human resource leadership roles in the international development sector, working with World Vision, Catholic Relief Services, WorldFish, and ChildFund International and was Chief Talent Officer with Tenderloin Neighborhood Development Corporation, an affordable housing nonprofit organization based in San Francisco. She has more than 25 years of human resource management expertise, working and living in Africa and Asia for 12 years, providing human resource leadership in more than 40 countries. She is a board member for the Kenya Scholarship Fund and holds an MA in intercultural studies and leadership development from Fuller Seminary.