Allen Moore

Allen Moore has more than 40 years of senior-level experience in the government and private sectors.  He is currently a Distinguished Fellow at the Stimson Center, which is the winner of the 2013 MacArthur Award for effective and innovative institutions. He concentrates on global health in the center’s Managing Across Borders program and is also a lecturer in global health at George Washington University.

From 2005-2009, Moore was senior fellow at the Global Health Council, senior associate at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, and consultant in global health policy to the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.

From 2001-2005, Moore served as deputy chief of staff and policy director to former Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist, M.D. (R-TN).  Previously, Moore was President Reagan’s Under Secretary of Commerce for International Trade Administration; chief of staff of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation under its chairman, former Senator John Danforth (R-MO); legislative director for Senator Danforth; associate director of the domestic policy staff in the Ford White House; and staff economist at the Department of Health, Education, and Welfare.

In the private sector, Moore was president of the national trade association of the U.S. waste services industry from 1989-1992, and a senior partner in two Washington, D.C. consulting firms.

A graduate of Pomona College in Claremont, California, Moore also holds an MBA from Stanford University.  He served in the Peace Corps in the Bolivian Andes and has been a member of the Board of Directors/Overseers of the International Rescue Committee since 1980.