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Geneive Abdo
Fellow
Middle East

Johan Bergenas
Deputy Director
Managing Across Boundaries

Richard Cincotta
Demographer in Residence

Richard Cronin
Senior Associate
Southeast Asia

Debra Decker
Senior Advisor
Managing Across Boundaries

William Durch
Senior Associate
Future of Peace Operations

Brian Finlay
Vice President
Managing Across Boundaries

Alison Giffen
Senior Associate
Future of Peace Operations

Laicie Heeley
Fellow
Budgeting for Foreign Affairs and Defense

Michael Krepon
Co-Founder/Senior Associate
South Asia
Space Security

Ellen Laipson
President and CEO
Middle East

Johanna Mendelson Forman
Senior Advisor
Managing Across Boundaries

David Michel
Senior Associate | Director
Environmental Security

Nathaniel F. Olson
Research Analyst
Managing Across Boundaries

Alan D. Romberg
Distinguished Fellow
East Asia

Rachel Stohl
Senior Associate
Managing Across Boundaries

Yun Sun
Senior Associate
East Asia

Yuki Tatsumi
Senior Associate
East Asia

Affiliates

Gordon Adams
Distinguished Fellow
Budgeting for Foreign Affairs and Defense

Caitlyn Antrim
Executive Director, Rule of Law Committee for the Oceans
Environmental Security

Elizabeth Chalecki
Non-Resident Research Fellow
Environmental Security

Muhammad Jehanzeb Masud Cheema
Non-Resident Research Fellow
Environmental Security

O’Neil Hamilton
Visiting Fellow
Managing Across Boundaries

Rupert Herbert-Burns
Non-Resident Research Fellow
Environmental Security
Managing Across Boundaries

Paul Holtom
Nonresident Fellow
Managing Across Boundaries

Matthew Leatherman
Nonresident Fellow
Budgeting for Foreign Affairs and Defense

Allen Moore
Senior Advisor
Managing Across Boundaries

Prakashkiran Pawar
Non-Resident Research Fellow
Environmental Security

Sofía Sebastián
Visiting Fellow
Future of Peace Operations

Jenna Stern
Visiting Fellow
Future of Peace Operations

Russell Sticklor
Non-Resident Research Fellow
Environmental Security

Robert L. Suettinger
Senior Advisor and Consultant
East Asia