Evan Tracz

Evan Tracz

Chief of Party and Country Director
Europe & Eurasia, Moldova, Serbia, Civil Society, Technology, Media

Evan is the chief of party for the Mediji.Inovacije program and IREX country director in Serbia.

Evan successfully led the four-year USAID Strengthening Media Systems project in Serbia (2018-2022), preparing the foundation for the launch of the five-year USAID and Sida-funded Mediji.Inovacije contract. He previously managed the Novateca program in Moldova (2011-2018), a seven-year national project that provided Moldovan citizens with access to relevant information and locally tailored services through a network of more than 1,000 modernized public libraries countrywide.

Evan previously served as NATO’s Liaison Officer to Central Asia, facilitating partnerships, projects and political dialogue between NATO and the five Central Asian former-Soviet republics. He also spent nearly four years at the OSCE mission in Turkmenistan as Project Coordinator, where he helped develop and manage over 100 projects addressing security and development.

Evan received a MA in Law and Diplomacy from the Fletcher School at Tufts University, and a BA in English from Boston University.