As leader of the Risk Management Division and Corporate Ethics Officer, Mr. Smith oversees corporate ethics and compliance systems, support for contract and subcontract, grants, procurement of goods and services, and field compliance reviews. Starting with Chemonics in 1980, Mr. Smith developed and managed projects in the Middle East, Latin America, Eastern Europe, and Asia. He led various business units and helped the transition to an employee stock ownership program. He brings a range of experience in environment, natural resources, economic growth, infrastructure, governance, and institutional strengthening. Before Chemonics, Mr. Smith worked with CARE in Egypt, Central America, and Jordan and with the Peace Corps in Guatemala. Prior to his current position, Mr. Smith was senior vice president of the Contracts Division.