Staff

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Alexandra Spieldoch, CEO

Alexandra has served as CEO of Bountifield International/CTI since 2013 and brings more than 20 years of experience in the non-profit sector with expertise in gender, food security, agriculture, and economic policy. Prior to joining Bountifield, Alexandra served as director of the Trade and Global Governance program at the Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy (IATP) and global coordinator of the Network of Women Ministers and Leaders in Agriculture (NWMLA). She has contributed to numerous articles and books related to global governance, gender and food security, rural livelihoods, and sustainable development. Alexandra received her M.A. in International Policy from the Monterey Institute of International Studies. Her B.A. is from Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri with a major in French literature. She has a certificate in business from the Ecole Supérieure de Commerce de Rouen. She lived in France and Argentina and speaks both French and Spanish.

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Andrews Chiwawula Because

Agricultural Engineering - Malawi
Amadou

Amadou Dia

Training Coordinator – Senegal
Briandotson

Brian Dotson

Senior Program Advisor
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Bridget Gerenz

Technology Coordinator
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Wells Frank Kumwenda

Technical
Advisor - Malawi
Malawi Country Manager, Wongani Langa

Wongani Langa

Country
Representative – Malawi
Aliou

Aliou Ndiaye

Chief of Party for USAID I Yombal mbojj
Country Represetative – Senegal
LoriOlson

Lori Olson

Director of Philanthropy
& Corporate Giving
Ricardo

Ricardo Romero

Communications Manager
Yacine

Yacine Seck

Agribusiness Specialist – Senegal
Bocar

Bocar Wade

Quality Assurance Specialist – Senegal
Maiyang

Mai Yang

Africa Program Manager

Board of Directors

Governing Board Members

Lee Wallace

Lee Wallace - Board Chair

Owner/CEO
Peace Coffee
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Bernhard Van Lengerich - Vice Chair

Former Chief Science Officer
General Mills Inc.
Al Sullivan Headshot

Al Sullivan - Treasurer

Managing Partner
Kinnan Capital
Kajer

Andrea Kajer - Secretary

Community Relations and
Government Affairs Expert
Toddharper

Todd Harper

ITQ Director
General Mills Inc.
Mehta

Dr. Shefali Mehta

Executive Director
Soil Health Partners
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Renee Munro

VP of Marketing
Delaget
RobWilcox

Robert Wilcox

Founder
Mironet Consulting, Inc.

Advisory Board Members

Appo

Appo Agbamu

Founder
Ahrvo, LLC
MicheleAnderson

Michele Anderson

Sr. Clinical Research Associate
3M
JaredBrewington

Jared Brewington

Owner Operator
Funky Grits
RonChristenson

Ronald Christenson

Retired, Corporate VP and CTO
Cargill, Inc.
SteveClarke

Steve Clarke

International Agricultural
Development Specialist
ChristinaConnelly

Christina Connelly

Trade Commissioner
Consulate General of Canada
SusanWilkes

Susan Cornell Wilkes

Founder and President
Adventures in Giving LLC
Louied

Louie Doering

Independent
Design Professional
DougDunlay

Doug Dunaly

VP of Corporate Plant Operations
Cargill
GerardKleinEssink

Gerard Klein Essink

Director/Entrepreneur
Bridge2Food
GiesDonna

Donna Gies

Assistant General Counsel
Thomson Reuters
PaulHealy

Paul Healey

SVP Deputy Chief Credit Officer
TCF Equipment Finance
SteveKimes

Steve Kimes

President, Retired
T.E. Ibberson Co.
Dr. Lewis Kamiri

Lewis Kamiri, Ph.D.

Retired R&D Executive
Syngenta Corporation
DonJacobsonbio

Don Jacobson

Biochemist, Retired
General Mills Inc.
ScottM

Scott Montgomery

Director
Flour Fortification Initiative
ArtQuinn

Art Quinn

General Manager - Minneapolis
Perficient Inc.