USAID is the lead U.S. Government agency that works to end extreme global poverty and enable resilient, democratic societies to realize their potential.
International Public Sector
The Director of the Office of Economic Growth (EG) is the Mission's principal officer responsible for developing U.S. strategy, ensuring coordination with a large donor community, and overseeing implementation of the Mission's economic growth, energy, and environment programs. He/she is supported by and provides guidance to two US Direct Hire Deputy Directors. He/she leads a team of 28 professional staff and oversees a complex portfolio encompassing the Feed the Future initiative with a combined annual budget of approximately $70 million.