Alex Kreko joined the International Budget Partnership in January 2019, and is based in Washington, D.C. As a Program Officer with the Open Budget Initiative, he works on the coordination and implementation of the Open Budget Survey and related initiatives. Before joining IBP, he worked at the Department of Justice and an immigrant aid nonprofit in Washington, as well as an international research firm in Charlottesville, Virginia. He holds an MA in Law and Diplomacy from the Fletcher School at Tufts University.