G. Scott Alamanach Mikalauskis

G. Scott Alamanach Mikalauskis is a civilian contractor with three years of experience in Iraq and Afghanistan. He has undergraduate degrees in Humanities (BA) and Mechanical Engineering (BS) from Barat College (IL) and the University of Illinois at Chicago, respectively. He is currently pursuing a Master’s Degree in Southeast Asian Studies at Chulalongkorn University in Bangkok, Thailand.

The conventional approach taken by most aid programs has been a counterproductive disaster.