Jacquelyn Esseo

Program Coordinator


Jacquelyn is an experienced, certified trainer and manager in HIV including Gender, specialising in delivery of routine trainings and overseeing delivery of HIV counselling and testing services including STI and more recently, sexual reproductive health to set national standards in PNG.

Jacquelyn has have had more than 10 years’ experience in the areas of delivering NDoH and NACS sanctioned HIV trainings to both health workers and non-health workers and coordinating provision and delivery of HIV counselling and testing services across all provinces of PNG. She also has sector wide experience working in the NGO, Government, private and church health sectors.

Jacquelyn joined Burnet in June 2019 to work as M&E Officer on the Wok Bung Wantaim Strategy Project and later joined the SKPA Project as Program Coordinator in September 2019.


  • 2017 – 2018: Health Programs Integration Officer, Catholic Church Health Services, PNG
  • 2016 – 2017: HIV Testing & Counselling Officer, National Department of Health, PNG
  • 2011 – 2013: Assistant Program Officer, HIV & Development Program with the PNG Sustainable Development Program Limited, PNG
  • 2009 – 2011: Regional VCT Coordinator for the Southern Region, National Department of Health, PNG
  • 2007 – 2009: VCT Counsellor & Trainer, Anglicare StopAIDS PNG


  • 2003: BA, University of Papua New Guinea, PNG

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