Rod Adams
Dr. Robert Barylski
Bob Bunting
Jill Dougherty
Amb. Harriet Elam-Thomas
Amb. Robert Gallucci
Roya Hakakian
Dr. Bruce Hoffman
Lt. Gen. Russel Honoré
Charlayne Hunter-Gault
Carla Koppell
Dr. David Lampton
Dr. Susan MacManus
Amb. John Malott
Dr. Mohsen Milani
Amb. Richard Morningstar
Nolan Peterson
Dr. Shelley Rigger
Amb. Dennis Ross
Amb. Eric Rubin
Dr. Peter Singer
Amb. Daniel Speckhard
Dr. Jeremi Suri
Martin Walker


Carla Koppell is a vice dean for the Georgetown University School of Foreign Service and Managing Director of the Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security. She has worked in over 30 conflict zones throughout the world. Ms. Koppell led the United States Institute of Peace's Center for Applied Conflict Transformation, served as the Chief Strategy Officer for the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and as USAID's inaugural senior coordinator for Gender Equality and Women's Empowerment. She also led the Conflict Prevention Project at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars and the non-governmental Institute for Inclusive Security.

Ms. Koppell has published two books, Untapped Power, and Preventing the Next Wave of Conflict: Understanding Non-Traditional Threats to Global Stability. She has contributed numerous articles and reports and has spoken widely on foreign policy issues at the United Nations, NATO, before U.S. congressional and Canadian parliamentary committees, and for the Council on Foreign Relations.

Ms. Koppell received her M.A. in public policy from Harvard University's Kennedy School of Government and her B.S. from Cornell University.