Since joining Chemonics in 1998, Executive Vice President Jamey Butcher has served across a variety of roles and regions. Mr. Butcher previously served as senior vice president of the Strategic Communications and Solutions Division, before that, served as Senior Vice President of the East Africa region. He also led and participated in a number of business development initiatives for both the former Global Division and the Europe and Eurasia region. In addition to diversifying the company’s portfolio and developing a quality assurance approach for new business, Mr. Butcher has also trained staff in innovative enterprise development methods. While providing strategic management and operational oversight of Chemonics, Mr. Butcher draws from experience as a private sector development specialist with more than 20 years of experience in Eurasia, Latin America, and Asia. From Guyana to Sri Lanka to Morocco, Mr. Butcher has conducted technical assignments encompassing international trade, competitiveness, and micro-, small, and medium enterprise development. He also served as chief of party of the Armenia Micro Enterprise Development Initiative (MEDI). Mr. Butcher received an M.A. from American University in international political economy and a B.A. in political science from Colorado State University.