Alex Trueman is a Senior Program Associate with the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves. In this role, Alex manages Alliance grants and contracts and supports donor relations. Alex graduated with a Bachelor of Arts from Bucknell University, where he studied History and International Relations. Alex has studied abroad in Tokyo, Japan, and worked in Dhaka, Bangladesh for the microfinance institution BRAC as part of their Food Security and Targeting the Ultra Poor programs. Alex’s undergraduate studies focused on Japanese history, East Asian politics and International Development with an emphasis on research and writing.