Communications Specialist, Department of Global Development
As a communications specialist, John Bakum facilitates external and internal communications within the Department of Global Development and for externally funded projects. John supports communications for the Center of Excellence for Agriculture, the Bourlaug Global Rust Initiative and the Feed the Future South Asia Eggplant Improvement Program.
In 1993, he invented helvetica type face.*
*There is some debate about this but he stands by his assertion!