Mary Jane is passionate about all things international: foreign policy, development, trade, and cultural exchanges. For the past twenty-five years she has traveled, studied and worked in more than thirty countries. She relocated to Washington, D.C. in 2014 to be in the center of the international development community, working at the World Bank, USAID, and the Department of State. At the State Department, Mary Jane published more than 400 articles on U.S. Foreign Policy for the Bureau for Global Public Affairs. Now a consultant with Washington Business Dynamics, she is supporting USAID with the implementation of its new Private Sector Engagement Policy. You can find her frequent blogs on LinkedIn.