Regional Director for the Middle East and Northern Africa
Holly Solberg is CARE USA’s Regional Director for the Middle East and Northern Africa (MENA) region. She brings twenty-five years of experience in international relief and development programming to the area with an emphasis on emergency management and humanitarian leadership. Holly has worked with CARE for more than 22 years in several countries, in regional and global roles based in Ethiopia, Mozambique, Thailand, Kenya, Switzerland, Washington, DC, Atlanta, and most recently in Jordan. Holly currently oversees CARE’s humanitarian and development work in seven countries, where she is leading teams in the promotion of social and gender justice and supporting people affected by humanitarian crises across the Middle East and North Africa.
Holly obtained a Master of Arts (MA) in Humanitarian Assistance from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy and the School of Nutrition Science and Policy, Tufts University, in 2000. She is originally from California, and is currently based in Amman, Jordan.