Conflict Prevention, Peacekeeping and Peacemaking

(International/domestic conflict prevention efforts, UN troops, women and children in conflict, etc.)

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Blessing Ikpa

Masters of Arts in Ethics, Peace and Global Affairs, American University School of International Service

Program Analyst

U.S. Department of Defense, U.S. Army Sexual Harassment & Assault Response Program

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Christine Ahn

Masters in Public Policy from Georgetown University

Founder and International Coordinator

Women Cross DMZ

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Elana Aquino

Yale University (B.A.) / Johns Hopkins SAIS (M.A.)International and Community Development

Consultant / Performance Coach

WCAPS Board Member

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Ileana Valle

M.A, John Hopkins University

Project Management

Creative Associates International

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Lydia Cardona

MPhil, Trinity College

Coordinator, Peace and Development Partnerships

Conservation International

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Mari Faines


Senior Project Manager


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Maya James

In progress- BA in Government at Georgetown University, Religion, Ethics, and World Affairs minor

Student Clerical Assistant

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Negar Abay

PhD from University of Maryland

Representative for Gender Equality and the Advancement of Women

U.S. Baha'i Office of Public Affairs

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Saba Sebhatu

Journalism BA, NonFiction MFA

Full-time Student, previously Program and Communications Coordinator

Peacebuilding Centre for the Horn of Africa


Usra Ghazi

MTS in Religion and Politics, Harvard Divinity School

Director of Policy and Programs

America Indivisible


Kimberly Peh

PhD Student (Political Science), University of Notre Dame

Conflict Prevention, International Crises and Post-Conflict Reconstruction.

Sarah Martin

MS, Conflict Analysis and Resolution

Temp, City Staff

-South Caucasus
-North Caucasus
-European security

Brianna Isaacs

MA American University, International Peace and Conflict Resolution; B.A Spelman College, International Studies

Field Program Division Management Intern,



Ona Wang

MA - Conflict Resolution and Coexistence (in progress)

Research Assistant - Equity, Inclusion, and Diversity

The Heller School of Social Policy, Brandeis University


Hoda Hawa

Director of Policy & Advocacy

Muslim Public Affairs Council (MPAC)

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Jamila Thompson

Goucher College, B.A. in History with International Relations and French; University of London School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), M.A. in Global Diplomacy

Legislative Director

The Office of Rep. John Lewis (GA)


Neghena Hamidi

WCAPS Intern

Program Officer at Read to Lead Afghanistan, a Kabul based NGO aimed to improve the literacy of children in Afghanistan


Iram A. Ali

Master of Business Administration, Lawrence Technology University

BA Political Science and Government

Senior Campaign Director, MoveOn.

Nikita Malik

BA (Hons) MSc University of Oxford

Director of the Center on Radicalisation and Terrorism

Henry Jackson Society


Apoorva Malepati

McGill University

Research Assistant / Undergraduate student

Jaslin Kaur

B.A. Women & Gender Studies, Concentration in Labor, Migration, and Globalization, Minor in Human Rights (May 2019)

Policy Intern

National Asian Pacific American Women's Forum (NAPAWF, DC)


Nchimunya Michelo Silenga

Scuola Universitaria Superiore Santa Anna,Pisa, Italy
Pursuing Master in Electoral Policy and Administration

United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR), Palais des Nations, Geneva, Switzerland
Master in Conflictology

University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU), Bizkaia, Spain
Specialist Masters in International Election Observation and Electoral Assistance

United Nations University for Peace, San Jose, Costa Rica
Master of Arts degree in Governance and Peace

Edinburgh Business School, Herriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, UK
Master of Science degree in Strategic Planning

University of Zambia, Lusaka, Zambia
Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science

Fatima Girls’ Secondary School, Ndola, Zambia
O’ Level Certificate

Electoral Expert

Jennifer Hawkins

BS Social Work, Syracuse University MSW, Child and Family Policy Howard University

Women, Peace, and Security Advisor



Sanam Anderlini

Executive Director at International Civil Society Action Network


Nadia Creve Coeur

B.A. candidate in International affairs

Senior Program Assistant at Women In International Security (WIIS)

Allegra Harpootlian

Indiana University

Media Associate

ReThink Media


Nabila Jamshed

Programme Officer, United Nations Resident Coordinator's Office India
Former analyst, United Nations Peacekeeping Mission in South Sudan
Former Political Affairs Specialist, Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons
MSc Global Governance and Diplomacy, University of Oxford

Global governance and international security specialist


Whitney Buchanan

Master of Global Affairs and International Cooperation, The American University in Cairo

BA Religious Studies and Anthropology, University of Tennessee

Founder and Managing Director, Ruman Project


Sandra Barron

BA, University of California



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