Jinny Ahn serves as the Program Coordinator at the Truman Center and Truman National Security Project. She joined Truman after having most recently served as Program Assistant for the Security Policy Studies (SPS) and the Asian Studies Programs at George Washington University Elliott School of International Affairs, where her portfolio included assisting with program development and growth and putting together engaging SPS programming and events. In her role at Truman, Jinny will provide support to the Programs Department, as well as Member, Chapter, and Development support.
Prior to joining the Elliot School staff, Ms. Ahn also served as a research intern at the Committee for Human Rights in North Korea (HRNK), where her portfolio included news media monitoring and assisting with UN outreach for HRNK's successful accreditation application for consultative status with UN ECOSOC. An overall policy generalist, Ms. Ahn has a keen interest in Asian security, human rights, and international law and organization, and conflict resolution.
Jinny holds an MA in International Affairs from the George Washington University Elliot School of International Affairs. She also holds a BA in History and Global Studies from Lehigh University.