Thammy focuses on liaison between ISSAT and its Members on issues of SSR substance in order to understand their priorities and so to harness the assets of all ISSAT's service lines to meet Members' SSR needs. Additionally, she assists in cultivating the growth and value of the Community of Practice. In-so-doing, she leads on the co-ordination of ISSAT's outreach and communication. An SSR practitioner and advisor in her own right, notably in defence reform and governance, she contributes also to the development of operational tools ensuring their fit and integration into a coherent and holistic SSR methodology.
Prior to joining ISSAT, Thammy was Political Advisor for the Senior Military Representative of NATO HQ Skopje, and has a foundation in Public Relations and Qualitative Market Research. She has also served with the British Army.
A graduate in Chinese and German Studies from the University of Leeds, UK, she also holds a Master's of Science in International Relations from the Graduate Institute of International Studies in Geneva.