Lona Stoll is Deputy VP for Sector Operations at MCC where she oversees agriculture, land, gender and social inclusion, health, community development, nutrition, education, fiscal accountability, procurement practice groups, the Office of Strategic Partnerships and the MCC-PEPFAR partnership. Prior to MCC, she served as acting Deputy Executive Director, U.S. Global Development Lab at USAID and Director, Center for Global Solutions. Previously, Ms. Stoll was acting Deputy Coordinator for Development for Feed the Future; Senior Adviser on global food security for the Secretary of Agriculture; Chief of Staff, U.S. Department of Agriculture Foreign Agricultural Service; foreign affairs officer at the U.S. Department of State; and led the strategy and planning for civilian efforts in southern Afghanistan in 2009. Ms. Stoll holds a bachelor’s degree in economics and political science from the University of Michigan, and a master’s degree in international affairs from Columbia University.