Communication and Research Associate
Chris began working with Dr. Ben-Meir in March 2012 and has a Master’s in International Affairs at The New School, where he wrote a thesis on social movements in Kosovo. Previously, he interned with former Congressman John Hall, worked at the Committee on US-Latin American Relations (CUSLAR), and in Kosovo this past summer volunteered with the 3rd largest political party in the country. He earned his BA at Ithaca College, with a degree in Politics.
Communications and Development Director
Kim received her masters in International Affairs from The New School in 2011, where she focused on media in human rights and youth empowerment. Since her undergraduate work at Le Moyne College, Kim has focused primarily on human rights, particularly womens’ and childrens’ rights, the use of art in conflict resolution, and in particular, the intersection of these issues with the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Kim is happy to be working with Dr. Ben-Meir to promote peace throughout the region.