Josh Dei

Josh Dei

Program Officer
Americas, Middle East & North Africa, Argentina, Spain, Cuba, Civil Society, Education, Leadership, Technology, Youth

Josh Dei is a program officer with the Community Engagement Exchange Program in the Leadership Practice.

In this role, he manages program monitoring, evaluation and reporting, alumni engagement, and follow-on activities.

Before joining IREX, Josh worked as a senior program associate at World Learning, advising participants from Latin America, the Middle East, and North Africa for the Global Undergraduate Exchange Program. Additionally, Josh assisted the Pan American Development Foundation with research on establishing stronger networks between civil society organizations, schools, and the private sector to improve STEM education in Argentina. Prior to this, he held other education and civic engagement positions as an AmeriCorps member for City Year Miami and as an intern for La Rueca Asociación in Madrid, Spain. 

Josh holds an MA in Latin American and Hemispheric Studies from George Washington University’s Elliott School of International Affairs and a BA in political science and Spanish from the University of Pittsburgh.