Regional Office Director
Mr. Miranda is a local governance, crime prevention, and decentralization expert with over 23 years of international development experience. He is the regional representative for RTI Central America, overseeing business development and project implementation in the Latin America region. Mr. Miranda's areas of expertise include public-private partnerships, public service decentralization, and local economic development. He currently serves as home office technical manager chief of party for the U.S. Agency for International Development-funded Crime and Violence Prevention Project in Guatemala (2010-2014). He recently served as chief of party for the U.S. Agency for International Development-funded Crime and Violence Prevention Project in El Salvador (2008-2010). He has previously served as interim chief of party for the Democratic Local Governance program in Guatemala and for the Strategic Alliances for Social Investment program in Nicaragua. He has provided short-time technical assistance on citizen participation in Bangladesh and Ecuador. Mr. Miranda also has experience in the management of private enterprises in the environmental, agricultural, and commercial sectors.
BS, Civil Engineering, University of South Florida.