Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs
Tuesday, November 4, 2014

MIPA alum to discuss development work

Andria Hayes-Birchler Andria Hayes-Birchler

2008 alum Andria Hayes-Birchler will discuss her work as a senior development policy officer with the Millennium Challenge Corporation, a U.S. foreign assistance agency, in a seminar Tuesday, November 11, from noon to 1 p.m. in 225 Ingraham Hall.

Hayes-Birchler conducts research and data analysis that is used to select countries as eligible for grant assistance. After completing her Master of International Public Affairs, she started the two-year Presidential Management Fellowship, spending her first year with the U.S. Agency for International Development as a monitoring and evaluation specialist, and then spending six months with the MCC before joining the organization full time.