Program Director, Workforce and Economic Opportunities
- MA, International Relations, The Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS)
- BA, Political Science, College of Wooster
Andrew Baird is a senior economic growth specialist with more than 20 years of experience in economic growth initiatives, and particularly with workforce development, microenterprise, livelihood, agriculture, local capacity building, and new business development. Before joining RTI, Mr. Baird was the director of International Programs for Making Cents International, and developed programs and tools to promote economic growth in Nigeria, Jordan, Morocco, Senegal, Armenia, Paraguay, Togo, Sierra Leone, Philippines, and Mongolia.