On Monday, January 13, ACDI/VOCA’s board of directors expressed their gratitude to Carl Leonard for his leadership as president and CEO of the organization for the past 8½ years, and they welcomed Bill Polidoro as the organization’s new president and CEO.

“Carl has been an outstanding leader of ACDI/VOCA, seeing the organization through challenging transitions but also through a remarkable period of growth. He has played a major role in increasing the organization’s professionalism and status. We’re sorry to see him go, but we know that with Bill at the helm, ACDI/VOCA will continue to evolve and thrive,” said Chairman Mortimer Neufville.