Since 1994, Neal Keny-Guyer has served as Chief Executive Officer of the global humanitarian organization Mercy Corps, which has ongoing operations in more than 40 countries. He is chairman of the board of InterAction, the largest alliance of US-based international NGOs; member of the Council of Foreign Relations and the World Economic Forum’s Global Agenda Council on Fragility, Violence and Conflict. He also serves as an adviser to a study group on fragility and conflict led by the U.S. Institute of Peace. Neal holds a B.A. in Public Policy and Religion from Duke University, a master’s degree in Public and Private Management (M.P.P.M.) from Yale University, and an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters from Portland State University, Oregon.