Maeve O’Higgins joined Tahirih in 2007. As Special Advisor to the Chief Executive Officer, she supports Layli Miller-Muro and Tahirih’s executive team in addressing complex human resource, budgetary, and development issues. Maeve also leads strategic projects for the organization. Prior to assuming her role as special advisor, Maeve served Tahirih as Deputy Director. Prior to that, she was the Director of Customer Experience Management at Nextel Communications. Maeve is originally from Ireland and has spent time working in Germany and Switzerland.
“I am inspired by the commitment of everyone at Tahirih to empower immigrant women and girls to reach their full potential.”
Education: University of Michigan, MBA; Trinity College in Dublin, BA
Languages: French and German
Hometown: Dublin, Ireland