Lina Constien manages the financial, programmatic and administrative support for Intake and the Alive & Thrive Initiative. Lina has more than 10 years of experience managing health projects. Prior to joining Intake, Lina was a Project Manager for Alive & Thrive projects in Bangladesh, Southeast Asia, and West Africa. She previously worked at another NGO, providing project support for a major HIV project, funded by USAID. In addition, she worked with health projects funded by Department of State and other Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA)-funded projects located in Afghanistan, Iraq, and Zambia. She served in the Consular Section of the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad.