Shelby Higgs

Shelby Higgs is the General Manager of Business Development for the Sentinel Group. She has managed complex projects throughout Asia Pacific, including leading a team of 4,000+ in Papua New Guinea to deliver strategic outcomes for the Australian Government. Prior to joining Sentinel Group, Shelby was a contractor to Australia’s Department of Foreign Affairs & Trade, managing humanitarian aid and development projects in the Philippines, Cambodia, Vietnam and Indonesia.

Shelby holds a Master of Social Research and PhD in Demography from the Australian National University, where her research and teaching focused on vulnerable and conflict-affected populations.