Josh Machleder

Josh Machleder
Josh Machleder 
Vice President for Europe, Eurasia, and Asia Programs
Internews

Josh Machleder is Internews' Vice President for Europe, Eurasia, and Asia Programs.

Prior to holding this position, Machleder had 12 years of experience in international development in the field, including five years working for Internews as a Country Director and then Regional Manager in Central Asia, and two years in Southeast Asia.

He has worked for the Open Society Institute, IREX, and was an Alfa Fellow in Moscow in 2005 – 2006. Prior to working in international development, Machleder worked in TV and Radio production in New York City.

Machleder holds BA and MA degrees from Columbia University. He speaks English, Russian, Hebrew and French.
 

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