Linnea Sandin is the associate director and associate fellow for the Americas Program at CSIS. Her research interests include security reform in Mexico and forced migration from the Northern Triangle countries in Central America. She previously worked as a paralegal at the Boston law firm Chin & Curtis, LLP and as a field organizer for Organizing for America (President Obama’s reelection campaign) in southern Colorado. Ms. Sandin holds a B.A. in Latin American studies from Mount Holyoke College and a M.A. in law and diplomacy from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University.