Chief of Party of the Feed the Future Kenya Livestock Market Systems Associate Award 1 Activity 

Jean-Frederic Beauchesne is the chief of party of the Associate Award 1 under the Feed the Future Kenya Livestock Market Systems Activity. In this role, he manages more than 40 staff toward the implementation of a $20 million, USAID-funded activity aimed at catalyzing the commercialization and competitiveness of value chains in Northern Kenya. Prior to joining ACDI/VOCA in 2018, Jean-Frederic held unique leadership positions in Afghanistan, Pakistan, Ghana, North Korea, and the Arctic, all the while acquiring specialized skills in monitoring and evaluation, strategic planning, socioeconomic assessment, and business communications. He holds a BA and an MA from Saint Mary’s University (Canada), where he received the Gold Medal for Development Studies.