Brenda H
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Washington, DC
Joined 8/23/2016
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Brenda H. works as an independent contractor specializing in writing and editing, primarily in the field of international affairs. Her experience includes a variety of formats, including blogs, newsletters, articles, family histories, and dissertations.

As a federal civil servant, she produced and managed analysis for senior US policy makers and intelligence officials, contributing to their understanding of fast-breaking events and broader political developments while earning a reputation as a talented writer, editor, and critical thinker. Her experience includes producing analysis and organizing round tables on topics ranging from the politics of Russia and other Eurasian countries to the challenges of countries recovering from armed conflict. Brenda H. honed her editorial skills as a manager of new analysts specializing in data analysis. Under her supervision, analysts learned to translate data analysis into creative written products that busy, non-specialist, government customers found timely and informative.

As a political analyst and manager of analysts, Brenda H. was a leader in navigating institutional differences in analysis, methodologies, and priorities. She used her deep expertise, wide networks of colleagues, and excellent interpersonal skills to foster a more comprehensive working level approach to supporting US policy initiatives.
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Specialties

Foreign Policy Analysis, International Relations, Political Analysis, Democratization

Interests

International Politics, Education, Non-Profit Organizations, Antiques, Interior Design

Education

Yale University

Study of the history, politics, and culture of the Soviet Union, Russia, and the states of Eastern Europe.

Bryn Mawr College

Study of Russian Language and Literature

Politics

1 Projects Completed

Brenda H. is an independent contractor specializing in researching and writing on US foreign policy and international affairs.

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1 Projects Completed

Brenda H. has researched news articles, academic journals, and web sites to uncover trends and reach analytic conclusions about their importance to US foreign policy and national security.

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