Washington, DC
Hometown: Boston

Member since:

April 23, 2012

What is your international affairs background?

RPCV/W - Benin 99-01, SBD - Junior Achievement ESL Teacher, China 01 - 03 Work PT contract as ESL Teacher to foreigners from many countries Currently attending seminars on IA at local universities Interest in pursuing MA in International Conflict and Resolution Reentering the IA market with Non Profits, NP affiliates or business Member of YPIA meetup Member of UNA-NCA

What books are you interested in reading?

Currently: "Off to the Save the world, How Julia Taft made a difference," by Ann Blackman. Partly: Descent into Chaos: The United States and the Failure of Nation Building in Pakistan, Afghanistan, and Central Asia by Ahmed Rashid via YPIA, August 2011. Past: autobigraphy of Queen Noor Future books: relating to IA or int'l culture including stories, biographies, memoirs, etc..(fiction and non-fiction and cookboos with cultural history)

Are you able to meet in downtown DC once a month?

Weekends are best. Saturdays usually after 2:30PM (if Im teaching). Sunday - usually open depends on other events. 1 month advanced notice is helpful.


Hi. I've traveled abroad through past work and have enjoyed learning culutural, political and business int' news. Saw this meetup on a YPIA member's group list. I want to start my IA career in a leadership/coordinat­or role working on projects.

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