Mahamadou Dao, MPA, LLM
Mr. Dao provides project managment, logistical and progammatic support to multiple TEPHINET projects. He started a career at CARE International in Cote d’Ivoire as a field supervisor on a Women’s Empowerment Program. He also worked on a Return and Reintegration of Internally Displaced Persons program to help bring back peace within local communities torn by political antagonisms. While completing his master’s degree in public administration, Mr. Dao worked at The Carter Center as an intern where he supported the institution’s West African Democratic and Governance team. Prior to joining TEPHINET, Mr. Dao was a Project Assistant at the National Democratic Institute for International Affairs in Washington, DC. Mr. Dao received a master of law (LLM) degree from the University of Cote d’Ivoire and a master of public administration (MPA) degree from the University of West Georgia.