Director, Trade and Global Governance Program
2105 First Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55404
Phone: (612) 870-3419
Alexandra Spieldoch is director of the Trade and Global Governance Program. Most recently, she co-directed the Gender, Trade and Development Project at the Center of Concern and coordinated the secretariat for the International Gender and Trade Network in Washington, D.C.
Spieldoch has been engaged in World Trade Organization and regional trade advocacy since 1999. She has published research and popular education on trade negotiations at the WTO and in the Americas from a human rights and development perspective.
A member of the Alliance for Responsible Trade and active in the Hemispheric Social Alliance, Spieldoch studied at the University of Buenos Aires and lived in many places in France. She received a master's degree in international policy from the Monterey Institute of International Studies. Her bachelor's is from Washington University in St. Louis, Mo., with a major in French literature.
Last Updated: Feb 15, 2011