• Organization TypeDevelopment Consulting
  • Staff1001-5000
  • Development Budget100 Million - 500 Million
  • HeadquartersUnited States
  • Founded1977
Creative Associates International, Inc. is a private firm providing professional and technical services. Creative is the second largest company owned by women that works with the U.S. Government. Overseas, Creative works with underserved communities by sharing the expertise and experience in education, governance, stabilization, and transitions from conflict to peace. Creative is based in Washington D.C. and currently has twenty three field offices. The work has taken us to 85 countries in Asia, Africa, Latin America, Eastern Europe and the Middle East. Recognized for its ability to work rapidly, flexibly and effectively in conflictive environments, Creative is committed to generating long-term sustainable solutions to complex development problems. Creative Associates International works with the community, government and institutional partners to identify, design and implement projects that promote quality education and a vibrant civil society, tackle issues related to youth and gender, generate and enhance livelihoods and encourage democratic processes. Creative provides services that enrich lives and enhance performance, through: -Education: accelerated learning; policy reform and training (students, teachers, administrators and policy makers); procurement of school supplies; combating child labor and human trafficking; school health and nutrition; and HIV prevention -Transition programming: elections and political processes, governance and civil society, political transitions, and community reconstruction and revitalization -Grants management and administration -Evaluations and assessments -Gender and minority-focused programming -Strengthening of civil society, independent media and community radio

Where is Creative Associates International


Job openings over the past year

Examples of past jobs

  • Regional Operations and Logistics Coordinator
  • Senior Elections Legal Advisor
  • Director of Business Enabling Environment
  • Communications and Outreach Manager

Staff at Creative Associates International have experience in


  • development
  • monitoring / evaluation
  • procurement process
  • events / training
  • economic policy


  • united states agency for international development
  • african development bank
  • foundation
  • us department of state
  • australian agency for international development


  • pakistan
  • afghanistan
  • colombia
  • malawi
  • ukraine


  • managerial experience
  • business development
  • experience in recruitment
  • international experience
  • with experience in conflict areas

Contact Creative Associates International

Current staff

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  • Jerrold Keilson
    Vice President and Director, Planning and Development
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Former staff

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Company Offices
  • United States (headquarters)
  • Washington, DC
  • 5301 Wisconsin Avenue, N.W., Suite 700


Contract Awards

El Salvador Crime and Violence Prevention Project16 May 2013

United States Agency for International Development - USAID
16 May 2013

Assessment of Voter and Civil Registration in Somaliland (Creative)20 April 2016

Danish International Development Agency - DANIDA
20 Apr 2016


United States Agency for International Development - USAID
16 Nov 2015

Programming Effectively Against Conflict and Extremist –PEACE in the United States16 September 2013

United States Agency for International Development - USAID
16 Sep 2013

Learning Environment: Technical Support Program in Jordan19 August 2011

United States Agency for International Development - USAID
19 Aug 2011

USAID contract in United States: AIDOAATO100001022 September 2010

United States Agency for International Development - USAID
29 Jun 2011