Director of Membership
Quentin Wodon
Quentin Wodon is a Lead Economist at the World Bank. Previously, he managed the World Bank unit on values and development, served as Lead Poverty Specialist for West and Central Africa, and as Economist/Senior Economist in the Latin America region. Before joining the World Bank, he worked among others as Assistant Brand Manager with Procter & Gamble, volunteer corps member with the International Movement ATD Fourth World, and (tenured) Assistant Professor of Economics with the University of Namur. He has also taught at American University and Georgetown University. A lifelong learner, he has more than 500 publications and holds PhDs in Economics, Environmental Science, Health Sciences, and Theology and Religious Studies. Quentin has served on several advisory boards for non-profit organizations and university programs, and as Associate Editor for academic journals. A past President of the Society of Government Economists, he is currently President of the Association for Social Economics. He is actively involved in Rotary with his club (serving as President), District (former Evaluation Adviser and Interact Chair, among others), and Rotary International (committee member for the Rotary Foundation and other roles). Quentin launched the Rotarian Economist blog in 2014 and the Rotarian Economist Short Books series in 2017. See also a publication on membership by Quentin entitled: Double Your Membership In Six Months: 10 Lessons from a Rotary Club Pilot
Wodon, Quentin, Director of Membership

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