Bush adviser to speak on foreign aid, April 12
Posted April 4, 2007; 03:12 p.m.
David McCormick, a Princeton graduate alumnus who serves as President Bush's deputy national security adviser for international economic affairs, will speak on "Results-Based Development: The Bush Administration's Transformation of Foreign Assistance," at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, April 12, in 16 Robertson Hall.
McCormick was appointed in August 2006 to his current position, which focuses on policies that protect national security and promote trade. He previously served as undersecretary of commerce for industry and security.
McCormick earned his MPA in 1994 and his Ph.D. in 1996 from the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, which is sponsoring the talk.
Prior to joining the Bush administration, McCormick served as president of Ariba Inc. and as president and chief executive officer of FreeMarkets Inc. He is a graduate of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point and a veteran of the Gulf War.