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National Association of Development Organizations (NADO) and the NADO Research Foundation (new address as of  January 23, 2020)
122 C Street, NW, Suite 830, Washington, DC 20001
Phone: 202.921.4440 | Fax: 202.921.4455 |

Ciara Ristig
Program Manager
Ciara Ristig supports projects focused on community and economic development, develops content for publications and reports, contributes to NADO’s communication and outreach, and assists with project webinars and events. Prior to joining NADO, Ciara served as a Senior Planner at the County of Santa Barbara (CA) and worked on EU funded development projects at consultancies in Hamburg and Vienna. During her previous employment she conducted policy analysis, authored written reports and developed effective partnerships with a broad group of internal and external colleagues. Ciara has a Master’s in Urban Development from the Ecole d’Urbanisme de Paris, and a Bachelors in Growth & Structure of Cities and French from Bryn Mawr College.