Ian Gorecki is a Program Assistant with the Wilson Center Africa Program. Previously, he worked with JSI Research and Training Institute, Inc. as a Project Coordinator on the SPRING project. Ian is a Returned Peace Corps Volunteer, having served for three years in Madagascar. He also worked with the Center for International Business Education and Research in Madison, Wisconsin, and completed internships with the Fulbright Commission and the Council on International Educational Exchange in Brussels, Belgium. A native of Wisconsin, Ian received his B.A. in International Studies (Global Security) and Political Science from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He speaks French and Malagasy.