Ali Corwin is the deputy director for external relations and the iDeas Lab at CSIS. In this role, she oversees the Center’s publications, outreach efforts, and audience engagement. Previously, she held the roles of special assistant and executive officer to the president and CEO and program manager with the Abshire-Inamori Leadership Academy at CSIS. Prior to joining CSIS, she worked at the U.S. Global Leadership Coalition. Ali holds a B.A. in public policy from the Ford School of Public Policy at the University of Michigan and a master’s of management from the Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan. She joined CSIS in June 2018.