Our team

Our team

People have the power to change the world; we provide experts and tools to make it happen!

DPI was founded by a team of committed international development professionals who have a unique understanding of development challenges and the ability to effectuate change to improve democracy, increase human rights, and empower citizens. DPI professionals have over 40 years of collective experience in managing, designing, and evaluating international development programs globally.

Our consultants have implemented and managed programs from both the field and home office; served as democracy and rule of law trainers for USAID, Department of State, Department of Defense, UNDP, other donors, and the private sector; and worked or collaborated directly with major donors, including USAID, the Department of State, DFID, and UNDP.

Our team members bring expertise in justice and legal systems reform, capacity building and empowerment of civil society, gender equality, youth development, and enhanced democracy and governance. The DPI team, utilizing this extensive experience, applies a global view of best practices and lessons learned to develop successful international development programs.