Associate Director of Resilience & Growth

Yamil is an associate director at ACDI/VOCA, where he supports the USAID-funded Program of Alliances for Reconciliation and the Emergency Response in Colombia Program, funded by USAID’s Bureau for Humanitarian Assistance. Prior to this, Yamil supported ACDI/VOCA programs in Colombia as well as the USAID-funded Farmer-to-Farmer Program in Europe, Caucasus, and Central Asia and the Disaster Risk Reduction in Central Department Program in Paraguay, funded by USAID’s Bureau for Humanitarian Assistance. Before joining ACDI/VOCA in 2017, Yamil served as an international education program officer at EducationUSA and as a Fulbright Scholar in Brazil, where he worked alongside English language professors at the Federal University of Goiás. Yamil holds a BS in business administration from Fordham University and an MPA from Columbia University. He is fluent in English, Spanish, and Portuguese.