ME&A, Inc. is a minority woman-owned international development firm based in the Washington, D.C., area, providing innovative solutions for economic development and social progress in more than 80 countries. ME&A has branch offices in Armenia, Bangladesh, El Salvador, Kazakhstan, Puerto Rico, Rwanda, and Tanzania.
Our clients include the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID); the U.S. Department of State; the Millennium Challenge Corporation; the World Bank; government agencies at the federal, state, and local level in the United States; and leading corporations, nonprofits, and small businesses.
ME&A CEO and President Teresita Perez, ME&A Chief of Strategy and Innovation Thomas England, and Senior Vice President Carlos Beale are among the four original founders of ME&A, Inc. (formerly known as Mendez England & Associates, Inc.). They formed the firm more than 30 years ago in Washington, D.C., and San Juan, Puerto Rico, to provide consulting services to U.S. federal, state, and municipal governments. Beginning with a hands-on background in federal and local governance, ME&A has branched out into a variety of development sectors working with U.S. government agencies and international organizations in more than 80 countries worldwide.