Samuel Beecher

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Samuel Beecher

Samuel is the Research Officer for the Expanding Financial Inclusion in Africa project.  His work has focused on the management and analysis of the SILC Financial Diaries research in the Northern Province of Zambia and the Progress out of Poverty Index (PPI) research in Burkina Faso, Senegal, Uganda, and Zambia.  He also played a significant role in the developing and administering a portfolio of surveys related to the SILC-PSP methodology.  Samuel has worked in close partnership with TaroWorks, CRS, and partner staff members to refine the project’s use of the TaroWorks application to improve their monitoring and evaluation systems.  Prior to his work with EFI, Samuel worked as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Zambia.