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Deputy Vice President, External Affairs

 

Amanda Burke is Deputy Vice President of External Affairs at the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC). She has fifteen years of experience working with U.S. foreign policy and international development. As Deputy Vice President, Burke oversees public affairs, outreach, and external relations activities including the formulation of policy related to communications, legislative strategy, and intergovernmental affairs.

Prior OPIC, she helped develop the Office of Congressional and Public Affairs at President George W. Bush’s flagship foreign aid agency, the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC), during its launch in 2005. During her time at MCC, Burke worked with the U.S. Agency for International Development’s Office of Development Credit Authority where she managed marketing and public relations.

While attending Seton Hall and George Mason University earning a B.A. in Diplomacy and International Relations, she interned with the Embassy of Australia and for a Member of Congress in the House of Representatives on the House Foreign Relations Committee in Washington, DC. Burke is an Alumna of George Washington University’s Graduate School of Political Management.