Christina Munzer has been with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) since 2012, and is currently the Director of the Australian Volunteers Section. She recently completed a three-year posting in Fiji as Counsellor, Development Cooperation for Fiji and Tuvalu. Before that she was Director of DFAT’s global Australian NGO Cooperation Program.
Christina came to DFAT from the NGO sector, working at CARE Australia as Coordinator of Asia and Pacific programs and before that at the International Rescue Committee in several humanitarian and post-conflict postings in Asia, the Middle East and Eastern Europe. Christina served as a United States Peace Corps volunteer in Senegal, West Africa, and has also worked in the US health sector. Christina has a Masters in International Affairs from Columbia University.