Brooke McKean

Chief Operating Officer, International Programs, Heartland Alliance for Human Needs & Human Rights

Brooke McKean has worked as Chief Operating Officer at Heartland Alliance International (HAI) since 2011. She oversees HAI’s operations and programs in international human rights that address some of the world’s most complex human rights challenges by ensuring healing and justice for extremely vulnerable populations. In the past year, she has led the implementation strategy for HAI’s strategic plan, including development of operational plans and systems to ensure accountability and implementation of the organization’s strategic plan. Under her leadership, HAI has set up new operational systems -- from subaward management to security to financial systems -- to respond to the organization’s nearly tripling in size over the past six years.