Jennah Scott currently directs the Liberia Philanthropy Secretariat (LPS) in the Office of the President, a unique initiative aimed at coordinating and collaborating philanthropic and government initiatives. Since 2009, Scott has been tasked with leading Liberia’s efforts to engage foundations and philanthropists to contribute to the redevelopment of Liberia’s social and economic reform. Liberia’s philanthropic partners and strategic business alliances rely on her assistance to identify high impact opportunities that are suitable for their philanthropic endeavors. Prior to joining the LPS, she worked for the National Democratic Institute for International Affairs in Washington, DC. Scott also has an extensive background in international development, civil society and philanthropy. She is a graduate of Georgia State University in Political Science and International Affairs.