Our Specialists.

Chief of Party Michael McCullough

Michael McCullough is an attorney and rule of law expert with more than 20 years of experience working on programs in Latin America. He currently serves as chief of party for Chemonics’ Justice for a Sustainable Peace program in Colombia and recently served as project director for democracy and governance in Latin America and the Caribbean in the home office. Prior to joining Chemonics, Mr. McCullough served as the regional director for the American Bar Association’s Rule of Law Initiative in Latin America, where he supervised rule of law projects throughout the hemisphere. He has also previously served as a chief of party, deputy chief of party, and public defense specialist for USAID projects in Colombia and Bolivia, providing technical oversight for programs on areas including justice reform, alternative dispute resolution, justice houses and justice centers, access to justice, and public defense strengthening.