Director of Resource Development & Partnerships
Prior to joining The Action Lab, Nepal Asatthawasi was Director of Development and Operations at the Pratt Center for Community Development for nearly eight years, overseeing the planning and execution of the organization’s fundraising strategy and operational systems while working closely with staff on program design and implementation. Prior to joining Pratt Center, she helped launch and grow NYDesigns, a business accelerator program at LaGuardia Community College, CUNY specializing in incubating design and tech hardware startups. She previously led business development and project management at a multidisciplinary design studio. She currently supports grassroots human rights NGOs in Southeast Asia as an adviser for nonprofit agency ArticleGroup.org. Nepal received her BA from Columbia College, Columbia University and graduate degrees in urban design and planning at the London School of Economics and the Architectural Association School of Architecture, London.