Palak Agarwal, is I4DI’s Data Scientist, responsible for extracting and interpreting data to drive informed policymaking, strategic decision-making, and improved learning methodologies. At I4DI, she is a crucial part of the Data Science and Technology team, providing data-driven solutions to bolster our programs and support our clients.

Prior to her role at I4DI, Palak was instrumental in managing high-stakes projects as a Data Scientist, overseeing large-scale data science initiatives. She is highly proficient in designing and implementing customized, data-rich dashboards addressing the specific needs of diverse sectors, including weather and road safety, working closely with municipal and county authorities to provide targeted solutions for varying community needs. In her earlier career, Palak made substantial contributions to projects targeting the upliftment of underserved communities through well-crafted CSR initiatives. She believes enactable policies should be developed and employed across the country, reflective of the myriad spatial, social, cultural, political, and morphological agents that constitute place.

Palak’s academic pursuits have centered around studying global climate dynamics and the complex relationships between various regions. These experiences have further refined her data interpretation skills, equipping her to devise efficient strategies and policies. Holding dual master’s degrees in Landscape Architecture and Urban Spatial Analytics from the University of Pennsylvania, Palak combines her strong technical expertise with a commitment to data-driven decision-making, enhancing the impact of her contributions at I4DI.

Christine Traylor is I4DI's Director of Operations. With over 14 years of experience in international development and peacebuilding with private and public sector donors, Christine oversees the successful implementation of I4DI’s projects and ensures they realize our mission: to improve the quality of life
Adnan Hadrovic is I4DI's Senior Global Security, International Affairs, & Diplomacy Advisor. With more than 22 years of distinguished experience in diplomacy and management, he brings to I4DI a wealth of knowledge and expertise in designing and strategically managing international development projects. Over the course
Sandra Moscoso is I4DI’s Senior Performance & Knowledge Management Advisor. Sandra provides strategic advice to clients and partners in evidence-based performance management, knowledge management optimization, business process management, as well as capacity building and implementation support. She brings almost 20 years of experience in