DFC Announces Caitlin Klevorick as Vice President of External Affairs

Media Release


Ms. Klevorick joins DFC’s executive team as the Corporation continues to grow its investment portfolio and implement the BUILD Act of 2018


WASHINGTON – U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) today announced Caitlin Klevorick as its Vice President of External Affairs. In this role, Ms. Klevorick is responsible for overseeing communications, congressional outreach, and stakeholder engagement. Her leadership will better enable DFC to advance its mission of tackling the world’s most challenging development problems by mobilizing private sector capital.

“I am thrilled to welcome Caitlin to DFC and look forward to the positive impact her knowledge, expertise, and acumen will bring to the Corporation,” said DFC CEO Scott Nathan. “Caitlin is a leader who will help us better explain to our stakeholders our mandate and the impact we have.”

Before joining DFC, Ms. Klevorick served as a Managing Director at a leading strategic communications and public affairs firm. Previously, she served as the Senior Advisor to the Counselor for the State Department and Chief of Staff to the Secretary of State where she provided strategic guidance on the Secretary and President’s long-term foreign policy priorities and emergent issues. Her work included leading the communications and external engagement around the inception and introduction of Feed the Future, the federal government’s global hunger and food security initiative. Ms. Klevorick also played a leading role in the research, production, and roll-out of the Quadrennial Diplomacy and Development Review, and the Global Health Initiative.

Ms. Klevorick is a graduate of Yale University and Fordham Law School. She is a native of New Haven, Connecticut.


U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) partners with the private sector to finance solutions to the most critical challenges facing the developing world today. We invest across sectors including energy, healthcare, critical infrastructure, and technology. DFC also provides financing for small businesses and women entrepreneurs in order to create jobs in emerging markets. DFC investments adhere to high standards and respect the environment, human rights, and worker rights.