Jody Zall Kusek

Jody Zall Kusek leads the World Bank’s Global HIV/AIDS Monitoring and Evaluation Group in supporting countries to help them better understand the trends and drives of the epidemic and to better monitor and manage the national response to it. Previously, she helped 35 African Nations improve their ability to design government policies and programs to support poverty reduction. Jody co-authored "Ten-Steps to a Results Based Monitoring and Evaluation System," which is used internationally to support government strategic planning and programming. This program is also taught in 10 United States universities and is currently being used by the Chinese Government to develop their 10th five year plan. Ms. Kusek was previously Principal Management Advisor to the U.S. Secretary of Energy, advising on management reform and, with Vice President Al Gore in the William Clinton Administration, on improving management of the United States Government.