Deputy Assistant Administrator, Middle East
USAID - US Agency for International Development
BA in Economics, Tufts University; MA in Economics and Public Policy, Princeton University. Former: Founding Director, Brookings Doha Center; Fellow in Foreign Policy Studies, Saban Center, Brookings; Founding Executive Director, World Links Arab Region. Currently: Member, Advisory Council, Woodrow Wilson School, Princeton University; Advisory Council, Princeton Trustees. Author: The Opportunity of the Obama Era: Can Civil Society Help Bridge Divides Between the United States and a Diverse Muslim World. Expertise: economic development in Arab World and USArab relations. Interests: sea kayaking.