Carole Braund has over six years' experience working with international development in the Department of International Programs in Agriculture (IPIA) at Purdue University. She currently serves as Program Manager for the PICS3 project, serving as liaison and first point of contact between Purdue, in-country staff, and other partner institutions both in the U.S. and in Africa. Carole is responsible for all administrative aspects of the PICS3 project activities. Previous projects include: CRS Sierra Leone Seed and Grain Storage Project, USAID Initiative for Long Term Training and Capacity Building (UILTCB), PICS1, PICS2, NASA Hosted Payloads, Purdue Improved Crop Storage Market Development in Kenya (Fintrac Kenya) and Purdue Improved Crop Storage Market Development in Rwanda (Fintrac Rwanda).
Carole is a member of the PICS Trademark team and the University PICS Working Group. She is a Notary Public and FERPA certified.