NEWS17 September 2010

Pollster Mark Feierstein confirmed as USAID administrator

Government North America

US— The US Agency for International Development has confirmed the appointment of Mark Feierstein as assistant administrator for Latin America and the Caribbean.

Mark Feierstein

Mark Feierstein

Feierstein, who previously served as principal and vice president at pollster Greenberg Quinlan Rosner, was nominated for the role by Barack Obama earlier this year.

Before his time at Greenberg Quinlan Rosner Feierstein was director of USAID’s global elections office and served at the State Department as a special assistant to the US ambassador to the Organisation of American States.