Florence Dennis-Huskin, M.Ed

Florence Dennis-Huskin, M.Ed., is the Director of International Development and Consulting for Motir  Services, Inc.  In this capacity, she develops and implements strategic plans for the division, which promote growth and expansion.  Her focus is on global business development, consulting, joint ventures and prime-/sub-contracting agreements.   She was previously the Director of Marketing and Recruitment at a university, Director and Vice President of a United Nations organization, Vice President of a faith-based organization, and she held managerial positions at a security industry association, an Ivy League university, a children’s hospital, a nurses credentialing and accreditation center, a USIA and USAID contractor, and she held an economic research/editorial position at The World Bank.

Early in her career, she was an instructor in Africa, and this pivotal experience served as a catalyst for her future career path.  She later trained then worked in Curriculum and Instruction, Educational Administration, International Development and Business Development – components of workforce development that can lead to sustainable economic growth.  She worked and/or lived in West Africa, Eastern and Western Europe and the United States.

Her focus has been on women in development/gender integration, microfinance, education and training, adult learning, vocational education, programs for at-risk students, math and science programs to bridge the digital divide, health education for youth, program management, monitoring and evaluation services, and contract and financial management.  Her winning proposals have resulted in the implementation of development projects in several thematic areas including capacity-building, human rights, the rule of law, women in development, health education, educational administration, and environmental protection and recently the support of orphaned children of nurses in Eastern Africa.  She has organized training though a number of delivery mechanisms including webinars on such subjects as government Contract Teaming Arrangements in collaboration with representatives from GSA, GSA Schedules, Inc., and leading government contractors. Ms. Dennis-Huskin has a Masters degree in Educational Administration and Supervision from The American University, and additional graduate training in International Educational Development.  She served on five non-profit boards, is a member of several professional associations.