Dana Hyde (L'96)

African Leadership Finance Company


Dana is a senior executive with over 20 years of experience in law, public policy and international development. She served in the Obama Administration as the Chief Executive Officer of the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC), where she oversaw a $4 billion portfolio of global economic assistance programs aimed at reducing poverty and spurring growth. Prior to MCC, Dana served as Associate Director at the White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and as a Senior Advisor to the Deputy Secretary of State. A lawyer by training, Dana practiced law at WilmerHale in London and in Washington at the U.S. Department of Justice. She graduated with honors from Georgetown Law School and holds a B.A. in Political Science from the University of California Los Angeles.

Dana is currently serving as the CEO of the African Leadership Finance Company.