Fellow News

Council of American Ambassadors Fellowship Alumni - Where are they now?

Recent Fellow News

  • Seth Blum

    Class of 2018
    Seth completed his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Statistics and International Affairs at Washington University in St. Louis. He is a Program Assistant and Ruckelshaus Fellow at the Meridian Institute.
  • Dominic Watson

    Class of 2014
    Dominic is a Project Manager for EDF’s EDF+Business program. In this role, Dominic works with a variety of stakeholders primarily in the financial industry to drive continuous improvement in methane management and disclosure across the oil and gas value chain.
  • Benji Schwartz

    Class of 2016
    Benji is currently a Legislative Assistant for Congressman Tom Malinowski -- his portfolio includes Transportation and Infrastructure, Civil Rights, Homeland Security, and Election Security. Congressman Malinowski was the Assistant Secretary of State for Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor while Benji interned in DRL.
  • Abigail Sia

    Class of 2014
    Abigail Sia is currently pursuing a JD at Fordham University School of Law in New York City. During the summer of 2019, she worked at the Southern District of New York as a judicial intern. Prior to law school, Abigail worked as a corporate paralegal in the Private Funds group at Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP.
  • Seth Blum

    Class of 2018
    Seth graduated from Washington University in St. Louis in May 2019 with a B.A. in International Affairs and Mathematics. In July 2019, he will begin working at the Meridian Institute as a program assistant and Ruckelshaus Fellow in their Dillon, CO office. The Meridian Institute works with foundations, governments, and other organizations to create collaborative solutions to address problems in climate change, natural resources, and agriculture domains. Seth will continue to work on the international climate policy issues he gained experience with during his time as a CAA Fellow.
  • Ryan McCabe

    Class of 2012
    Ryan is based in Stockholm, Sweden where he works at Spotify as a Senior Data Scientist. Feel free to connect with Ryan at https://hu.linkedin.com/in/rcmccabe
  • Francheska Loza

    Class of 2014
    Francheska is pursuing her MBA at Oxford as an Oxford-Weidenfeld and Hoffmann scholar. After graduating from Harvard College in 2015 she spent two years working in international law at Foley Hoag LLP. She then worked on the Disruption Strategies team of an anti-human trafficking non-profit for two years.
  • Tabatha Anderson

    Class of 2017
    Tabatha Anderson began working for the International Institute for Strategic Studies DC office in August of 2018 as an Operations Administrator. As of March 2019, she has been promoted to Special Assistant to the Executive Director and Conference and Events Coordinator, a joint position that has already allowed her the opportunity to travel to Singapore to facilitate the IISS' Shangri-La Dialogue. In addition to her formal roles, she enjoys informal work employing her Chinese language skills with the IISS' burgeoning Geo-Economics and Strategy Programme.
  • Ankita Satpathy

    Class of 2018
    Ankita Satpathy has been awarded a Schwarzman Scholarship to pursue a master's degree in global affairs, concentrating on public policy, at China's Tsinghua University this year.
  • Daniel Severson

    Class of 2009
    Daniel Severson is an attorney at Kellogg, Hansen, Todd, Figel & Frederick, P.L.L.C. He graduated from the Harvard Law School and the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Havard University.