Marcia MacNeil is a communication specialist in the Outreach Unit of IFPRI’s Communications Division. She previously served as the communications specialist in the Development Strategy and Governance Division. Prior to IFPRI, Marcia worked for the Johns Hopkins University Center for Communication Programs on the Demographic and Health Surveys Project, and has worked on communications projects for USAID’s Bureau for Global Health, the Brookings Institution, and other international organizations. Marcia holds an M.A. from American University’s School of Communication and a B.A. in French and English from Goucher College. She speaks French and Spanish.