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Craig Hart

Acting Senior Deputy Assistant Administrator,
U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID)

Craig Hart is a career member of the USAID Senior Foreign Service and is the Acting Senior Deputy Assistant Administrator for Asia. He joined the Bureau for Asia in August 2020 as the Deputy Assistant Administrator for East Asia and the Pacific. Prior to this, Craig served as Deputy Mission Director in Vietnam from 2016 to 2020.  Since joining USAID in 2005, he has served as a Program Officer in Tanzania, Afghanistan, the Republic of Georgia, and Washington, DC. Before joining USAID, Craig served from 1995-2005 with the U.S. Peace Corps as Country Director in Armenia, Deputy Country Director in Russia, Program and Training Officer in the Kyrgyz Republic, and as a Peace Corps Volunteer in the Russian Far East.