MCA-Liberia updates


The MCA-Liberia Board is responsible for the oversight, direction, and decisions of MCA- Liberia. It is also responsible for the overall implementation of the Compact.

The Board is comprised of nine voting members and one non-voting member. The members of the Board include the following:

1. Minister of Finance and Development Planning

2. Minister of Justice

3. Minister of Lands, Mines and Energy

4. Minister of Public Works

5. Head of Presidential Delivery Unit

6. Chairman of the board of directors of LEC

7. Representative from the private sector(President of the Chamber of Commerce)

8. Representative from civil society (Vice-President of the Association of Female Lawyer of Liberia)

9. Chief Executive Officer of MCA-Liberia

10. MCC Representative (non-voting member)


Members of the MCA-Liberia Board and their Brief Profiles




Minister of Finance and Development Planning


Minister of Justice


Minister of Lands, Mines and Energy


Minister of Public Works



Mr. Monie R. Captan

CEO, MCA Liberia


Mr. Monie R. Captan (Secretary to the Board) is the Chief Executive Officer of the Millennium Challenge Account-Liberia. Mr. Captan was the National Coordinator of the Government of Liberia’s National Millennium Compact Development Project. 

He has had extensive experience in the Public and private sectors. He has served as Minister of Foreign Affairs and before then Minister of State for Presidential Affairs. He was President of the Liberia Chamber of Commerce, and Chief Executive Officer of , Comium Telecommunications. He`s also Adjunct Associate Professor of International Relations at the IBB Graduate School of International Studies, University of Liberia. 

He earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science (1985) and a Master of Arts degree (1987) in International Relations from the University of San Diego, California, USA.



President of the Chamber of Commerce

Private Sector Representative 




Head of Presidential Delivery Unit


Chairman of the board of directors of LEC




Kateri Clement

Resident Country Director, MCC Liberia

Kateri Clement is the Resident Country Director of the Millennium Challenge Corporation, MCC. She took up the post in Liberia since April 2016.  

Kateri joined the Millennium Challenge Corporation in April 2008 as Resident Country Director for Burkina Faso.   In September 2014, upon successful completion of the $480M Burkina compact, she took up the same position on the Georgia II team in Tbilisi, Georgia.

Before joining MCC, she served as Country Director for the Peace Corps programs in Mali and Mauritania and directed CARE International’s emergency program in Guinea for Sierra Leonean and Liberian refugees.  Also with CARE, she managed a Mobile Health Program in post-conflict northern Niger.

She holds a master’s degree in law and diplomacy from Tufts University's Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, and a Bachelor’s degree in philosophy and history of mathematics from St. John's College in Annapolis, Md.  Kateri was a Peace Corps Education volunteer in Niger and has four sons and one daughter.



Representative from Civil Society

(Vice-President of the Association of Female Lawyer of Liberia)