Senior Associate (Non-resident), Americas Program
Expertise: Americas, Caribbean, Governance and Rule of Law, Human Rights, International Development, North America, South America, U.S. Development Policy
Associated Programs: Americas ProgramRomina Kasman is an education consultant at the Organization of American States (OAS). For 15 years, she has worked to increase opportunities for vulnerable children and youth from Latin America and the Caribbean to access high-quality, inclusive, and equitable education. She has designed and implemented innovative education initiatives on civic and citizenship education, peace education, financial literacy, and social entrepreneurship education. She has advised international organizations, national and local governments, nongovernmental organizations, think tanks, and universities in the development of policy dialogue and cooperation processes; institutional strategies, policies, and initiatives; training alternatives; and education materials. Ms. Kasman taught for 11 years as an assistant professor and professor in charge at public and private universities in Argentina (Salvador University and Buenos Aires University), and she served as coordinator of the Political Science Department at Salvador University. She has recently been appointed as a graduate research assistant at the George Washington University in Washington, D.C., where she earned an M.A. in international education and received the Nakyuin Shin International Education Award for outstanding academic and professional contributions to the field. A recognized expert in education for democratic citizenship, she has spoken at various international and regional conferences and seminars. Ms. Kasman holds a bachelor’s degree in political science from Salvador University in Buenos Aires and an M.A. in economics for educators and entrepreneurship from the University of Delaware.