Ross McKim

Chair, Communications committee
Member, Membership committee
Falls Church, VA

Ross is a first term board member who was introduced to Tanzania at the age of two when he lived in Dar es Salaam with his family. He served as a Peace Corps Volunteer and science teacher in Kenya 2005-2008 and returned to Tanzania in 2011 when he studied Swahili at the State University of Zanzibar. Ross works for the U.S. Foreign Service and is currently posted to Washington D.C. where he works with multilateral organizations. He previously served in Ciudad Juarez and Helsinki. Ross earned his BA at St. Mary's College of Maryland and his doctorate in Neuroscience from the University of Iowa.