Morgan Mickle is a Program Officer in Banyan Global’s Gender and Youth Practice where she leads gender and youth integration on the USAID-funded Feed the Future Ethiopia Value Chain Activity and provides technical assistance to women’s economic empowerment, agriculture, and health commodities projects. She has more than 11 years of experience which includes supporting gender equality, female empowerment, and youth-focused programming in the health, nutrition, and education sectors for a diverse range of community and faith-based organizations, national and international NGOs, and U.S. government agencies. Prior to joining Banyan Global Ms. Mickle worked as a gender specialist and program officer, served as a Peace Corps Volunteer, and held communication and program analyst roles in USAID’s Bureau for Latin America and the Caribbean. She has worked overseas in Africa, the Caribbean, Europe, and Latin America, and has lived in Argentina, Mozambique, and Spain. She holds a master’s degree in international affairs focusing on development, gender, and conflict resolution from The George Washington University’s Elliott School of International Affairs and a bachelor’s degree in global studies from The College of William and Mary.