Home / About / Our Staff / Alissa Lee

Country Manager, East Asia

Alissa Lee serves as the Country Manager for East Asia at the U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA). In this role, Ms. Lee is responsible for business development, project preparation and evaluation, and supervision of USTDA activities in East Asia. Ms. Lee also leads USTDA’s worldwide Electricity Transmission and Distribution sector team, which advances the Agency’s knowledge of smart grid market developments.

Prior to her current role, Ms. Lee was the Country Manager for South Asia at USTDA, managing USTDA’s energy projects in the region. Prior to her work in South Asia, Ms. Lee was a Research Analyst supporting the East Asia region at USTDA.

Ms. Lee holds a Master of Science in Modern Chinese Studies from the University of Oxford, and a Bachelor of Science in Foreign Service from Georgetown University.