Mr. Lewis is the current senior vice president for Chemonics' Asia division. Previously, he served as Chemonics’ senior vice president for both the South Asia, and the Egypt, North Africa, and Yemen regions. An education, youth, and workforce development specialist, Mr. Lewis joined Chemonics in 2009 as an education practice director providing technical assistance and leadership to Chemonics’ education portfolio. He serves on the executive committees of the Alliance for International Youth Development, and the Basic Education Coalition. He has managed projects in Egypt, Georgia, and Zambia, as well as provided consulting services to USAID’s global missions. Mr. Lewis began his international career as a Peace Corps volunteer in Samoa. He holds a bachelor’s degree in anthropology from the University of Tennessee and has done graduate work at the George Washington University and Tulane University.