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Maryanne Kolkia RSM

Mercy Works PNG, In-Country Coordinator

Sr Maryanne Kolkia has been part of Mercy Works for 14 years.  She is the team leader for the Simbu site and overall Papua New Guinea coordinator for Mercy Works.  Maryanne's skills are many and varied as a natural leader and she has a heart for the development needs of the people of PNG.  She records hours of radio sessions that reach upwards of 600,000 people around the Highlands region of PNG.  She is spearheading the move for Mercy Works into the Simbu Province.  To unwind at home Maryanne will pick and dig her way around the garden and bring in the produce for the evening meal.

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