Scheaffer Okore is a global strategist and policy advisor who advises philanthropists and INGOs working intersectionally on policy, governance, and gender.
She is the Director of Policy and Advocacy at Women Political Leaders Organisation (Iceland), a senior policy advisor at Reid Strategies (Seattle) and Senior Strategy Advisor at SCOPE Impact (Helsinki). She serves as an Advisory Group Member at Gates Foundation's Goalkeepers, She's The First, Center for Feminist Foreign Policy and The She Tank.
Scheaffer is an inaugural Obama Foundation Africa Fellow of 2018. She was recognized by the ONE Campaign as one of their global women of 2018. She was also voted amongst the top 100 Most influential young African in the category of governance and law, and amongst the top 100 Most influential Kenyan 2018.