As Program Specialist, Curtis Hudson, is responsible for managing HED partnerships in the Broader Middle East and North Africa region. His portfolio consists of partnerships that focus on a variety of exciting initiatives in workforce development and entrepreneurship.
Hudson joined HED in 2011 as a Program Management Associate working on a variety of programs in the Broader Middle East and North Africa and in Haiti. Hudson comes to HED from the Peace Corps where he volunteered in Jordan for more than two and a half years as a Community and Youth Development Specialist, working closely with Habitat for Humanity International and the International Youth Foundation.
Hudson earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Nebraska – Lincoln with a specialization in International Studies and Latin American Studies. He also has studied abroad in México at the Tecnológico de Monterrey. He speaks Arabic, Spanish and studies French.