USAID Chief Innovation Officer Alexis Bonnell Discusses Integration Across Agency In Devex Interview
Devex: Q&A: USAID’s chief innovation officer on whole-of-agency integration
“As the United States Agency for International Development undergoes an internal reorganization, innovation will be integrated across more of its programs. ‘Innovation is prioritized in USAID’s structural reorganization as a key area that needs whole-of-agency attention and integration,’ said Alexis Bonnell, chief innovation officer at USAID. … Nearly six months into her new role as chief innovation officer, which sits administratively within the [U.S. Global Development Lab] but also serves the agency, she spoke with Devex about the future of innovation at USAID…” (Cheney, 3/25).