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Driving Impact: The Art of Peacebuilding with the Honorable Aaron S. Williams

September 12, 2023 • 11:00 am – 12:00 pm EDT

To kick off the first episode of Driving Impact, host Hadeil Ali sat down with the Honorable Aaron S. Williams, former Peace Corps Director under President Barack Obama.  

The pair discussed the Hon. Williams’ upbringing on the South Side of Chicago, his journey from a Peace Corps Volunteer in the Dominican Republic to becoming Peace Corps Director, and how he met Nelson Mandela on his first day as USAID’s Mission Director to South Africa. 

Hadeil Ali
Director and Fellow, Diversity and Leadership in International Affairs Project