Don Humpal

Senior Agriculturist and Senior Principal Development Specialist, Food Security | don_humpal@dai.com

Don Humpal has worked for more than 30 years on agricultural production, postharvest handling and storage, marketing, and food safety programs, primarily in Africa as well as in Eastern Europe, the Caribbean, and Middle East. He has worked with a wide variety of crops and processing enterprises across tropical, subtropical, and Mediterranean environments for donor, foundation, and private sector clients. Don is a former member of DAI’s Board of Directors and past trustee of the Employee Stock Ownership Program. He grew up on a dairy and crop farm in Rhode Island, and was a Peace Corps volunteer in Senegal developing commercial extension services with the export horticulture industry. He speaks fluent French.

  • M.S., international agricultural development, University of California at Davis
  • B.S., biology, Yale University