Sophia Wallace is the Program Associate for the International Partners at the Aspen Institute where she assists the Director in growing Aspen’s global network of 12 International Partners and 2 Initiatives. She previously worked with the Department of State under the Bureau of European and Eurasian Affairs where she researched foreign policy issues concerning Western European countries. Prior to this, she worked with the Catholic Charities Refugee and Migration Services where she assisted in the resettlement of refugees in her local community. Her areas of interest include international security and foreign policy as it pertains to Latin America. She graduated summa cum laude from George Mason University in December 2021 with a BA in Government and International Politics and a minor in International Security.