Programme Assistant


Mikaila Leonardi joined Oak Foundation in 2013 as a Programme Assistant for the Child Abuse Programme.


Prior to joining Oak Foundation, Mikaila worked at Article 15 Foundation (2011- – 2013) as the volunteer database manager and project associate. The foundation focused on helping working children gain access to non-traditional basic education, learn about business development and advocate for their rights. She also has experience in the eco-tourism sector.


Mikaila is a native of Seattle, USA, though has been living in Switzerland since 2006. She has a Master of Arts in International Relations from Webster University Geneva, Switzerland.



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Oak Foundation commits its resources to address issues of global, social and environmental concern, particularly those that have a major impact on the lives of the disadvantaged. With offices in Europe, Africa, India and North America, we make grants to organisations in approximately 40 countries worldwide.


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