- Field Director
- Mali Staff
Anounou was born and raised in Bamako, Mali. After graduating from high school, Anounou moved to the U.S. to study Economics and International Trade. He received his Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees, then returned home to begin his career. He has been the Alliance’s Field Director in Ouelessebougou since 2000. Anounou directs the local staff and partnering with contractors, other NGOs, and government officials. He also works closely with the Utah staff and board to determine overall program strategy and delivery.