John Skelton

MA (Distinction), Post-war Recovery Studies, University of York, 2012;


MA (Hons), International Relations, University of St. Andrews, 2011

John joined LTS in 2020 as Project Manager and MEL Officer on LTS’s Conflict, Security and Stability Fund (CSSF) project. He previously worked for a range of humanitarian organisations, focusing particularly on conflict, youth, cash transfer programming as well as the M&E of capacity building, partnerships and rapid-onset disasters.

John has a particular interest in and experience of conflict-affected contexts, including in west Africa and the Middle East. He is experienced in designing and leading monitoring and evaluation systems to support decision making, improvement and accountability and has deployed these in a range of settings, including as an implementer, an adviser and a third-party M&E provider. He is an experienced evaluator and reviewer and has also devised teams’ self-review processes through developing a range of rubric-based quality measurement methodologies.