Emma Womack

Emma Womack is the junior fellow for the McCain Global Leaders program at the McCain Institute at Arizona State University.

Jon Cote

Jon Cote is the junior fellow for the McCain Global Leaders program at the McCain Institute at Arizona State University.

Samuel Childerson

Samuel Childerson is a second-year law student at the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at Arizona State University, currently serving as a junior fellow with the Human Rights & Democracy team at the McCain Institute. At the College of Law, Sam serves as the vice president of external affairs for the school’s International Law […]

Steven Blum

Steven Blum is a junior fellow with the Preventing Targeted Violence program at the McCain Institute at Arizona State University. He is a senior at American University’s School of International Service majoring in international relations with a focus on human rights and a minor in international business. At American, Steven is the captain and president […]

Mikaela Kauma

Mikaela Kauma serves as the grant content writer at the McCain Institute. In this role, she supports multiple teams with grant writing efforts that allow the Institute to expand its impact and ensure each program has the necessary resources it needs to meet its goals. Mikaela is also a graduate student in the nonprofit leadership […]

Akshit Nassa

Akshit Nassa is a multidisciplinary designer based in the United States. He is currently pursuing a Master of Science in Human-Computer Interaction. His passion lies in the intersection of user experience design and development, and he often merges these two disciplines into a hybrid approach for digital problem-solving.

Rachel Nielsen

Dr. Rachel Nielsen is a licensed clinical psychologist who serves as the Director for Preventing Targeted Violence at the McCain Institute. Prior to joining the McCain Institute, Dr. Nielsen served as the Executive Director of the Colorado Resilience Collaborative at the International Disaster Psychology Program at the University of Denver. In that role, she created […]

Margaret Stoner

Margaret is the executive assistant to the McCain Institute’s executive director, Dr. Evelyn Farkas. She holds an M.Sc. in comparative politics from the London School of Economics and graduated from Franklin & Marshall College, summa cum laude, with a B.A. in government and minor in Arabic. During her education, she pursued concentrations in human rights, […]

Jaime Oliva

Jaime Oliva es coordinador de los Programas de Liderazgo Global en el Instituto McCain de Liderazgo Internacional de la Universidad Estatal de Arizona. En este puesto, Jaime trabaja en estrecha colaboración con el Director del Programa para promover el liderazgo basado en el carácter a través del programa insignia del Instituto: McCain Global Leaders. Antes […]

Sofía Gross

Sofia Gross fue una de las primeras empleadas de Snap, Inc. – La creación del equipo de noticias, el equipo de asociaciones políticas, el equipo de política pública global y la apertura de la oficina de Washington, D.C. Recientemente ha sido jefa de impacto social y asociaciones políticas para abordar temas críticos a los que […]

Max Preiser

Max Preiser es pasante de Prevención de la Violencia Dirigida en el Instituto McCain de la Universidad Estatal de Arizona. Es estudiante de tercer año en la Escuela de Servicio Exterior de la Universidad de Georgetown y se especializa en Asuntos Internacionales y en árabe. Espera combinar sus intereses en la prevención de la violencia […]