Master of Arts, Eastern Mennonite University, 2005. Doctor of Philosophy candidate, George Mason University.
Director public affairs World Culture Open, New York City, 2004—2005. Press secretary Citizens for Global Solutions, 2006. Communications director Institute for Conflict Analysis & Resolution George Mason University, 2007—2008.
Communications director for United States Republican Mike Honda, Washington, since 2009. Senior analyst Foreign Policy in Focus. On-air analyst CTV News, Al Jazeera, Air America, Voice of America.
Contributor Financial Times, The Guardian, The Hill, Richmond Times-Dispatch, International Herald Tribune.