Caitlin Battey is the executive assistant to the deputy executive director, Betsy Gehring, and the special projects coordinator at the McCain Institute for International Leadership at Arizona State University.

Prior to serving in this role, Battey spent her time at the Institute contributing to the Next Generation Leaders program as the program assistant and the Humanitarian Action program as an intern.

Battey graduated with honors from Hood College in Frederick, Maryland where she received a Bachelor of Arts in Middle Eastern Studies and Sociology. A life-long Marylander, she is a proud fan of the Baltimore Orioles and supports all things Old Bay related. Battey currently resides in Washington, D.C.