Contributor Since 15 September 2019
What is your area of expertise?
Are you interested in mentoring high school or college students, or both?
How did you become interested in this area?
When I was a first tour officer at Embassy Moscow, I occasionally supported US official delegations coming to Russia to discuss arms control.
What was your career path to get here?
I joined the Foreign Service and ended up in Russian affairs although I joined as an Asia specialist.
Why should the public care?
Because nuclear weapons constitute an existential threat to our nation and our planet.
What is a current issue or trend that concerns you?
Future of New START, challenges to the nuclear nonproliferation regime.