Press Release

For Immediate Release

March 29, 2010

Contact: 202-521-3850

Email: info@mcc.gov

Andrew J. Mayock Joins MCC as a Deputy Vice President for Compact Implementation

Washington, D.C.—Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) Chief Executive Officer Daniel W. Yohannes announced that Andrew J. Mayock has joined MCC as a Deputy Vice President for Compact Implementation.

“I am pleased Andrew has accepted this role on MCC’s management team and I look forward to working with him toward achieving MCC’s mission,” said Mr. Yohannes. â€œAndrew brings great experience to MCC and will provide international expertise and financial policy know-how to our Compact Implementation Department.”

As a Deputy Vice President for Compact Implementation, Mr. Mayock will, together with Vice President for Compact Implementation Patrick Fine, and Deputy Vice Presidents Jonathan Bloom and Frances Reid, lead the Department of Compact Implementation staff responsible for managing MCC’s relationship with compact countries, including overseeing and supporting countries implementing compact projects; providing technical expertise in specific sectors, such as education, finance, infrastructure, agriculture, and health; and ensuring that implementation of MCC compacts meets MCC’s quality standards for procurement, financial management, environmental and social impact, and integrating gender considerations.

Mr. Mayock brings over 15 years of relevant public and private sector experience to his role. Prior to joining MCC, Mr. Mayock served as Executive Secretary at the U.S. Treasury Department, where he advised on a full range of policy issues including the Financial Stability Plan, the Troubled Asset Relief Program, the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act and the G20. While on detail to the State Department, Mr. Mayock helped organize start-up efforts for President Obama’s Global Hunger and Food Security Initiative. Previously, Mr. Mayock worked as a Senior Associate for Development and International Diplomacy at Booz Allen Hamilton managing an international trade and investment practice group with clients in the U.S., Africa, Asia, Europe, and Latin America. Mr. Mayock also has worked as an International Trade Consultant at Harvard University’s Center for Business and Government and served in the Clinton administration for the Chiefs of Staff of the White House and U.S. Treasury.

Mr. Mayock received his B.A. from the University of Illinois, his J.D. from George Washington University Law School, and his M.P.A. from the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University.

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