Former International IDEA Staff

Sheri Meyerhoffer

Former Head of Mission
Elections, constitutional legislative and regulatory law reform


Sheri Meyerhoffer is the former Head of Mission for the Nepal programme. She supported Nepal’s process to draft and implement its new constitution. Her experience included managing processes involving a diverse range of stakeholders such as government, special interest groups, community organizations, indigenous populations and the public.

She is a Canadian lawyer with technical expertise in the areas of law reform, governance and capacity building. Meyerhoffer has hands on experience with writing, interpreting, and advocating for constitutional legislative and regulatory law reform in Canada, Russia, Cuba, China, Jamaica, and Nepal.

From 2007-2011 she was the Canadian Project Director for a Canadian government funded partnership project titled Developing Democracy in Nepal.

BA in Political Science and JD (University of Saskatchewan, Canada).