Courtney McCarty

International Program Specialist

Courtney McCarty is an International Program Specialist in the Commercial Law Development Program (CLDP) of the Department of Commerce Office of the General Counsel.  Ms. McCarty works on CLDP’s programs in North Africa, which contribute to the development of dynamic economies in the region.

Prior to joining CLDP, Ms. McCarty served as a contractor facilitating trainings for the Economic and Commercial Studies Division at the Department of State’s Foreign Service Institute in Arlington, Virginia. Previously, she worked as a researcher in U.S. defense and foreign policy at Congressional Quarterly and as an English teaching assistant for the French Ministry of Education in Bourges, France. She also has interned with the United Nations Security Council, the Department of State's Bureau of International Organization Affairs, Conservation International, and the U.S. Congress.
Ms. McCarty earned a Master of Arts in International Relations and International Economics from The Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies. She graduated cum laude from Northwestern University with a Bachelor of Science in Journalism. Ms. McCarty is fluent in French.



Upcoming Programs

CLDP in Action

October 30, 2017 - November 3, 2017

CLDP’s Michael Cofield and Yulia Melara facilitated U.S.-based Consultations on certification levels in procurement training on October 30 through November 3, 2017, in Washington, D.C. by hosting five delegates from the Training Center within the Ministry of Finance of the Kyrgyz Republic for visits and discussions with U.S. government, commercial, and academic providers of procurement training, as well as with practitioners involved in implementing public-private partnerships in the U.S. regarding procurement training, certification levels, and related matters.

Read More about U.S. Consultations on the Government Procurement for 5 delegates from the Training Center within the Ministry of Finance of the Kyrgyz Republic