Mr. Manogue is the Director of the Office of Bilateral Trade Affairs, which is responsible for most bilateral trade issues for the Department, including free trade negotiations, regional trade preference programs (ATPA, AGOA, etc.), and bilateral economic dialogues. From August 2013 to July 2014, he served as Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary for Trade Policy and Programs.
Before joining Bilateral Trade Affairs, Mr. Manogue served in the Economic Section in Embassy Bogota, where he worked on trade issues such as the free trade agreement between the
From 1998 to 2005, Mr. Manogue was an action officer in the Economic and Energy Bureau working on trade issues related to Latin America. In that capacity, he participated in the negotiation of free trade agreements between the
Prior to joining the State Department, Mr. Manogue worked as an international economist at the Commerce Department. Before entering government service, he worked for Bankers Trust Company and the fashion company Perry Ellis, both in New York. Mr. Manogue holds a B.A. from St. Lawrence University and an M.A. from the