Marie Pace integrates decades of peacebuilding knowledge and experience with emerging thinking and approaches in leadership and complexity science. Her work as a peacebuilding practitioner in over twenty countries includes in-depth experience in Nigeria, South Sudan, Burundi and Yemen.
She has worked for USAID, the UN, the USIP, as well as several INGOs and private companies implementing foreign assistance. She is committed to supporting her clients be more resilient, creative and effective in the context of increasing turbulence and uncertainty for conflict interventions and peacebuilding actors.
She holds an interdisciplinary Ph.D. in conflict studies from Syracuse University and an M.A. in international studies from the University of Oregon. She is currently teaching a semester-long course on complexity and peacebuilding for Bard Globalization and International Affairs (BGIA) program.