Carnegie Mellon University

Alonzo Fulgham: Your Role in Economic Development and National Security Policy

Wednesday, September 22, 2010, 12:15pm, Hamburg Hall 1000

Chief Operating Officer Alonzo Fulgham joined USAID in 1989 and has broad authority over the formation and implementation of its policy and strategic planning agenda and program and management reforms.  As a Sr. Foreign Service officer, he served in several countries and Washington, DC.  He received a Presidential Meritorious Rank Award for his work as Mission Director in Afghanistan, USAID's Superior Achievement Award for his accomplishments as Chief Operating Officer and Executive Secretary, and numerous awards for his work in Afghanistan, Eastern Europe, and South Asia.  Fulgham has a B.S. from Fisk University and an M.A. from the National Defense University.  A Peace Corps volunteer in Haiti from 1984 to 1986, he speaks Creole and Spanish.  

Co-sponsored by the Center for International Relations and Politics & Heinz College.