The Communications Chair works to publicize upcoming events, manage and coordinate communications from the PWA team, and circulate relevant news stories and blog posts to the PWA community.
Hilary is a second year master’s in Public Policy Student. She is passionate about international development, and is also currently working towards a certificate in International Policy and Planning. Born and raised in Portland, Oregon, Hilary earned her Bachelors Degree in Diplomacy and World Affairs with a minor in Economics from Occidental College. While a junior at Occidental, she studied abroad in Rome for one semester. Her senior year, she interned with the United Kingdom Mission to the UN focusing on sustainable development. Following graduation, Hilary worked as an immigration legal assistant for three years and a corporate and litigation paralegal for another. In her free time, Hilary enjoys crafting, biking, and yoga, as well as playing board and card games.