International Development and Humanitarian Leader
Joins Kids Against Hunger
Wednesday, February 5, 2014 – The Board of Directors of Kids Against Hunger of Central Indiana announced today the appointment of Christina K. Smith as Executive Director.
A Middle East and Central Asian foreign policy expert and humanitarian leader, Smith is recognized for her expertise in thesocial and political rehabilitation of highly traumatized societies. Over the last two decades, she has consulted with four presidential administrations and Muslim leaders in Kuwait, Iraq, the Palestinian territories, Egypt, Bosnia and Afghanistan. After September 11, 2001, she spent over six years in Afghanistan helping the Afghan people rebuild their nation’s social, political and educational infrastructure. Currently, she is involved in peace building efforts in the Democratic Republic of Congo and continues to consult on humanitarian initiatives in Afghanistan.