Mazen Fawzy is an international development professional whose career spans more than 25 years with over half of them overseas leading programs. His experience includes senior-level project portfolio oversight, implementation leadership, project design, and technical support. Mazen’s technical focus is in community-based food security & resilience, small-medium scale agribusiness development, and integrated school feeding with geographical experience across Africa, Asia, Central America, and the Middle East. As a Senior Director at Global Communities, he leads their Food Security, Climate Action, and Economic Opportunity technical division and previously belonged to other large U.S.-based development organizations. Mazen holds a Master of Science in International Agricultural Development from Cal Poly University, completed undergraduate studies in Agricultural Sciences at Penn State, and served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Tanzania.