Daniel Butterfoss

International Program Specialist

Daniel Butterfoss is an International Program Specialist with the Commercial Law Development Program (CLDP). Mr. Butterfoss primarily works on CLDP’s programs in Eastern Europe, Eurasia, and Latin America, which focus on intellectual property protection, customs and trade-related programs, and government procurement.

Prior to joining CLDP, Mr. Butterfoss served as a Peace Corps Response volunteer in Colombia, working on variety of community development projects focused on youth empowerment, sexual education, and gender equality. Previously, Mr. Butterfoss worked as a case manager at an immigration law firm in Minneapolis, MN, serving primarily South and Central American clients. He also served as a Peace Corps volunteer in Samoa, where he worked as an English teacher and teacher trainer at a rural primary school and implemented village-based development projects related to health and education.

Mr. Butterfoss received his Bachelor of Arts in International Relations and Journalism from New York University, where he graduated summa cum laude. He is fluent in Spanish and speaks conversational Samoan.

Upcoming Programs

August 7, 2017 - September 29, 2017
September 18, 2017 - September 26, 2017

CLDP in Action

September 14, 2017 - September 19, 2017

CLDP hosted standards experts from the governments of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, and Tajikistan for U.S.-based consultations to assist in developing trade-related harmonized standards in Central Asia and benefit domestic and international businesses alike through increased market access, transparent system, and fair regulations.

Read More about CLDP Hosts Consultations for Central Asia-Afghanistan Expert Level Working Group on Standards in Washington D.C.