Lainie C. Thomas

  • Lainie C. Thomas
    Senior Social Development Specialist (Civil Society & Participation), Sustainable Development and Climate Change Department, Asian Development Bank

    Lainie currently supports civil society participation in ADB’s operations through its NGO and Civil Society Center. Prior to this assignment, she supported health and education projects in Southeast Asia. Before joining ADB, she worked for a range of international and local nongovernment organizations. With more than 25 years of development experience, she has also worked in the field in Kenya, South Sudan, Azerbaijan, Somalia, Cambodia, and The Gambia.