Rina joins USGLC from George Washington University with a B.A. in International Affairs and a concentration in international economics. During her time at GW, Rina worked as a State Affairs Intern for the Cato Institute, a think-tank in DC. Prior to working at Cato, Rina was a legislative intern for Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick, focusing on his work as a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee. Coming from a family of Kosovar refugees, Rina is particularly interested in using diplomacy and development to prevent conflict that causes forced migration. Originally from Bucks County, PA, Rina is excited to continue working in DC.