IRI Leadership

Officers

  • Ambassador Mark Green joined IRI as president in January 2014.  Prior to leading IRI, in 2013, he served as president and chief executive officer of the Initiative for Global Development, a...
  • Judy Van Rest was appointed executive vice president for IRI on August 2, 2004.  She also serves on the board the Women’s Campaign School at Yale University and is a member of the Women...
  • Tom Garrett joined IRI in November 1994.  He currently serves as vice president for programs.  Prior to being named vice president, Garrett served as IRI’s regional director for the...
  • Daniel W. Fisk joined IRI in September 2009 to coordinate the Institute’s governance programs.  In May 2010 he was named vice president for policy and strategic planning. Prior to joining...
  • Sonya Vekstein returned to IRI in February of 2005 and currently serves as chief operations officer.  Prior to being named chief operations officer, Vekstein served as IRI’s chief...

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