David Callihan is a management specialist with over 20 years of experience in program management, institutional analysis and strategic planning. David’s professional focus is on improving the effectiveness of complex programs in the areas of environment, economic development and governance. Notable accomplishments have included leading a seminal evaluation on the effectiveness of the U.S. National Wildlife Refuge System, leading an evaluation of the effectiveness and efficiency of the U.S. Endangered Species Act and serving as technical advisor on a community-conservation program in Namibia and on the U.S.– Asia Environment Partnership. David has provided assistance to a wide range of agencies, including USAID, the U.N. Development Program, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Jamaica’s Natural Resources Conservation Agency and the World Wildlife Fund, in countries throughout Africa, Southeast Asia, Eastern Europe and the Caribbean. He holds a master’s degree in administration and a bachelor’s degree in organizational analysis for management.