Noreen Zobel

Noreen Zobel

Head of People

Noreen Zobel leads CrossBoundary’s People team and is based out of Nairobi. Prior to joining us, Ms. Zobel was based in Rwanda as the Head of People for One Acre Fund, a social enterprise working with smallholder farmers. Over the course of her career, Ms. Zobel has overseen Human Resources, Training & Development, Operations, and Infrastructure teams, managing upwards of 150+ full-time staff responsible for serving over 1,800+ full-time employees. Prior to her years in East Africa, Ms. Zobel led operations at a successful start-up in Chicago and worked in strategy and operations at Teach For America. Ms. Zobel holds a Bachelor of Arts in History and a minor in Spanish from the University of Florida.

Noreen Zobel leads CrossBoundary’s People team and is based out of Nairobi. Prior to joining us, Ms. Zobel was based in Rwanda as the Head of People for One Acre Fund, a social enterprise working with smallholder farmers. Over the course of her career, Ms. Zobel has overseen Human Resources, Training & Development, Operations, and Infrastructure teams, managing upwards of 150+ full-time staff responsible for serving over 1,800+ full-time employees. Prior to her years in East Africa, Ms. Zobel led operations at a successful start-up in Chicago and worked in strategy and operations at Teach For America. Ms. Zobel holds a Bachelor of Arts in History and a minor in Spanish from the University of Florida.