Engaging America, Engaging the World: Careers and Opportunities in International Development

Oct 9

Thursday, October 9, 2014

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Social Sciences 136


Ben Orbach

Ben is the Director of the America's Unofficial Ambassadors program at Creative Learning in Washington D.C. and the author of Live from Jordan: Letters home from my Journey through the Middle East. Prior to his current position, Ben was a Resident Country Director of Creative Associates International for the West Bank and Gaza. From 2004-2007, he was a Deputy Regional Director at the U.S. State Department's Middle East Partnership Initiative (MEPI) and before this, a research fellow with the Washington Institute for Near East Policy. Ben holds a Master's degree in Middle East Studies and International Economics.