Shefqet Shala is a graduate of the University of Kosova with a major in finance. Shefqet has spent the majority of his working career in public health consultation. From December 1989 through January 2006, he worked for John Snow, Inc., a Boston based public health consulting firm. His primary function involved accounts payable/receivable and client billing for five multimillion-dollar USAID funded projects. During the 15 + years with John Snow, Inc., Shefqet had an opportunity to travel for work to Zimbabwe, Albania and Kyrgyzstan.
The majority of Shefqet’s career has been in the accounting department for both for profit companies and non-profit organizations. His positions have required working with culturally diverse individuals and organizations. He has trained junior financial staff locally as well as overseas.