Nantika Ghafur joined the International Budget Partnership’s (IBP) Partnership Initiative (PI) in April 2011 and is based in Washington, DC. She is responsible for liaising with the PI staff, consultants, vendors, grantees, and partners to provide general administrative support. Ghafur has more than 10 years of administrative experience. Prior to joining the IBP, she worked with the Association of International Agricultural Research Centers and the Pan American Health Organization. She is currently pursuing a degree in Business Administration at the Northern Virginia Community College.