Jerry Maldonado

Program Manager, Gulf Coast Transformation Initiative, Ford Foundation

Jerry Maldonado currently serves as program manager of the Ford Foundation's Gulf Coast Transformation Initiative. Previously he was a visiting scholar at Cornell University's Global Labor Institute, as well as a consultant for the Ford Foundation's human rights program. He received his Master's Degree in international affairs from Columbia University and his Bachelor's in international development from Brown University.

Prior to joining Cornell and the Ford Foundation, he served as co-director of Carnegie Council's Global Policy Innovations program. Jerry has been a consultant with numerous international development and philanthropic institutions, including the United Nations Non-Governmental Liaison Service and the Rockefeller Brothers Fund. He has organized high-level international development conferences on globalization, human rights, and economic development, and is a coauthor of The Americas at a Crossroads: Putting Decent Work Back on the International Development Agenda.

Focus: Development, Economy, Globalization, Human Rights, Jobs, United States, Americas

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Last Updated: Apr 11, 2012

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