CPD Staff

Jian (Jay) Wang
Director
USC Center on Public Diplomacy
Sherine Badawi Walton
Deputy Director
USC Center on Public Diplomacy
Stacy Ingber
Assistant Director, Programming & Events
USC Center on Public Diplomacy
Victoria Parrott
Business Analyst
USC Center on Public Diplomacy
Lisa Rau
Editor & Publications Coordinator
USC Center on Public Diplomacy

CPD ADVISORY BOARD

Mel Levine
Chair, CPD Advisory Board
Counsel, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher
Katherine Brown
CPD Advisory Board Member
President & CEO, Global Ties U.S.
Fadi Chehadé
CPD Advisory Board Member
Partner, ABRY Partners
Jerrold D. Green
CPD Advisory Board Member
President & CEO, Pacific Council on International Policy
Vartan Gregorian
CPD Honorary Board Member
President, Carnegie Corporation of New York
Gary E. Knell
CPD Advisory Board Member
President & CEO, National Geographic Partners
Markos Kounalakis
CPD Advisory Board Member
Visiting Fellow, Hoover Institution
Lindsey Kozberg
CPD Advisory Board Member
Principal, Park & Velayos LLP
Kimberly Marteau Emerson
CPD Advisory Board Member
International Board, Human Rights Watch
Mike Medavoy
CPD Advisory Board Member
Chairman & CEO, Phoenix Pictures
Marc B. Nathanson
CPD Advisory Board Member
Chairman, Mapleton Investments
Ponchitta Pierce
CPD Advisory Board Member
Journalist & Media Consultant
Barry Sanders
CPD Advisory Board Member
Adjunct Professor, Department of Communication, UCLA
Rockwell Schnabel
CPD Advisory Board Member
Founder & Chairman, The Sage Group
Jay Snyder
CPD Advisory Board Member
Founder & Chairman, The Open Hands Initiative

STUDENT INTERNS

Jose Castillo
Publications Assistant
Candidate, USC Master of Public Diplomacy
Rachel Cohrs
Website Manager
USC Bachelor of Arts in Print & Digital Journalism
Robert Dunbar
CPD-ACPD Summer Associate
Candidate, USC Master of Public Diplomacy
Lora Karch
CPD Contributing Researcher
Candidate, USC Master of Public Diplomacy
Wa'el Nimat
Contributing Researcher
Candidate, USC Master of Public Diplomacy
Zeyu Ping
CPD Contributing Researcher
Candidate, USC Master of Public Policy
Silada (Lydia) Rojratanakiat
CPD Contributing Researcher
Candidate, USC Master of Communication Management
Anayat Sekhon
Summer Institute Assistant
Candidate, USC Bachelor of Business Administration, Statistics
Daniel Toomey
CPD-MOIA Summer Associate
Candidate, USC Bachelor of Journalism
Kerry Velez
CPD Student Fellow
Candidate, USC Master of Public Diplomacy
Lara-Nour Walton
CPD High School Intern
Sophomore, Evanston Township High School