Dominique Harrison joined the Aspen Institute Communications and Society Program as a Program Manager in November 2015. She is in charge of running the Conference on Communications Policy, Roundtable on Information Technology, Roundtable on Spectrum Policy, and the Dialogue on Public Libraries. Prior to joining the Aspen Institute, Dominique worked for the Export-Import Bank of the United States, as a Program Specialist.
Dominique holds a B.S. In Advertising from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, a M.A. in Media Studies from the University of Texas at Austin, and a Ph.D. in Communication Technology Policy from Howard University. Her dissertation examines gender awareness among stakeholders of Jamaica’s ICT policy. The study uses interviews with individuals from civil society, government, and private sector organizations in Jamaica’s ICT field in order to determine whether the needs and interests of Jamaican women are being taken into account. In her free time, Dominique enjoys traveling and exploring the DMV area.