All Admissions Ambassadors

Tina Huang

Tina Huang

Terrorism and Substate Violence

Tina Huang is an M.A. Security Studies candidate at Georgetown University concentrating in terrorism and substate violence. Her research interests focus on the radicalization process, countering violent extremism, and counter terrorism. Presently, Tina serves as a research assistant for Elizabeth…

Abigail Hundley

Abigail Hundley

Terrorism and Substate Violence

Abigail Hundley completed her undergraduate studies at Mercer University in the spring of 2017, where she pursued a double major in international relations and political science. In SSP, she is focusing on terrorism and sub-state violence, and has thrived over…

Makayla Kessel

Makayla Kessel

Unconventional Weapons and Non-Proliferation

Makayla is a second year student in the program, concentrating in Unconventional Weapons and Non-proliferation. She received her undergraduate degree, a Bachelor of Science in Foreign Service (BSFS), from Georgetown this spring as part of the 5-year accelerated dual-degree program.…

Theresa Lou

Theresa Lou

U.S. National Security Policy

Theresa is a third-semester SSP student concentrating in U.S. National Security Policy. She received her undergraduate degree from Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service in 2014 and spent a year teaching in Houston, TX before joining the Council on Foreign…

Rebecca Malone

Intelligence

Rebecca Malone is finishing her last semester in SSP and graduating this December. She earned her B.A. from American University (2016), pursuing a major in International Studies. She states that her most interesting SSP experience was volunteering at the Kalaris…

Monica Michiko Sato

Monica Michiko Sato

International Security

Monica Michiko Sato is an international student from the Philippines and a 2017 graduate of Ateneo de Manila University with a Bachelor of Arts in Diplomacy and International Relations. Prior to SSP, she served as a Research Assistant at Stratbase…

Melissa Miller

Melissa Miller

Terrorism and Substate Violence

Melissa Miller is a graduate student in Georgetown’s Security Studies Program concentrating in Terrorism and Substate Violence. In addition to her master’s coursework, she is enrolled in Turkish language classes and recently joined the Georgetown Security Studies Review. Prior to…

Kayla O’Callaghan

International Security

Kayla is a second year SSP student and the current President of the SSP Student Council. Kayla came to SSP after earning a B.A. in International Relations and B.A. in Political Science from Michigan State University. While there, she spent…

Elyse Ping Medvigy

Elyse Ping Medvigy

Terrorism and Substate Violence

Elyse Ping Medvigy graduated from the US Military Academy in 2012 and served 6 years in the US Army as a Field Artillery Officer, Civil Affairs Officer in the Special Operations Force, and is currently serving in the Army Reserves…

Jared Stefani

Jared Stefani

U.S. National Security Policy

Jared Stefani is an active duty Army officer and full-time student in SSP, with a concentration in U.S. National Security Policy. Additionally, Jared is a Joseph S. Nye, Jr. National Security Intern for the Military, Veterans, and Society Program at the Center for…