Meet InterAction's 2016 Outstanding Leadership Award Recipient: David Beckmann

Every year, InterAction presents the Julia Vadala Taft Outstanding Leadership Award to an individual whose career and vision has transcended his or her own organization by raising the influence and profile of the U.S. NGO sector as a whole. 

InterAction is proud to award the 2016 Taft Award to David Beckmann. A Lutheran pastor and economist, David has served as president of Bread for the World Institute since 1991and is a World Food Prize laureate. David has a legacy of leading large-scale and successful campaigns to strengthen U.S. political commitment to overcome hunger and poverty in the United States and around the world. 

Watch the video below to learn more about David Beckmann’s sector-wide legacy a leader.