Czarina Medina-Guce works on public policy, governance, and development issues, particularly on areas such as subnational governance, transparency, accountability, participation, and anti-corruption, and impact and outcomes assessments. Currently, she is a faculty member of the Development Studies Program of the Ateneo de Manila University as part-time faculty, and a consultant for the United Nations Development Programme in the Phiilippines. She is alumna of the inaugural batch of the Asia Foundation Development Fellows in 2014, and served a two-year term in The Asia Foundation’s Board of Trustees. She is currently taking up her PhD in Sociology from the University of the Philippines-Diliman, and has taken executive courses on public policy and leadership from Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore. She has published articles in international and local academic journals, and has co-written and co-edited several publications.