Ms. Joanne Moore

An international development assistance professional with more than 25 years of project management and business development experience in Africa, Asia, and Haiti, Ms. Moore provides consulting service to USAID's implementing partners through her company, JoMoConsult LLC. She has also partnered with Duke University’s Dr. Bob Malkin to form Pratt Pouch Consulting and promote and expand the use of the Pratt Pouch ( to increase access to life-saving antiretroviral medications for the prevention of mother to child transmission of HIV (PMTCT). Previously, Ms. Moore served as the Senior Vice President of Africa and Haiti Region at Chemonics International, Inc., piloted a social franchise for PMTCT in Uganda for Population Services International, and focused on guinea work eradication as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Benin. Ms. Moore serves on the boards of the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC/The Joint), Yahel Service Learning Program, and the American Associates of Ben Gurion University. Ms. Moore earned a B.A. in African and Afro-American Studies and the Political Economy of Developing Countries from Brandeis University and an M.Sc. in Economics from the London School of Economics and Political Science.

Teaches: Theory and Practice: The Pears Seminar in Community Development.