Amali Dabarera provides project management support for CASEL. She has worked in the nonprofit sector for more than 10 years. Before joining CASEL, Amali worked at Lions Clubs International as a program specialist, where she developed community service programs for volunteers. Amali earned her master’s degree in international public service at DePaul University, where she also had the opportunity to teach as an adjunct faculty members. Prior to that, she finished her bachelor’s degree in community health at St. Cloud State University in Minnesota.
Amali’s home country is Sri Lanka. She considers Chicago her home away from home. She loves dancing, cooking, and trying out food from all over the world.