Staff

Kenneth Luongo

Mr. Luongo is the President of the Partnership for Global Security. Prior to this position, Mr. Luongo served as the Senior Advisor to the Secretary of Energy for Nonproliferation Policy and the Director of the Office of Arms Control and Nonproliferation at the U.S. Department of Energy. In addition, Mr. Luongo served as the Director of the Department of Energy’s North Korea Task Force and as Director of the Russia and Newly Independent States Nuclear Material Security Task Force. Read more…

 

 

 

 

Michelle Cann

Ms. Michelle Cann is the Director of Operations and Projects at the Partnership for Global Security. Her primary research involves analyzing the evolution of global nuclear security policies, new approaches to transnational security challenges, outcomes of the Nuclear Security Summit process U.S. international threat reduction programs and budgets. She has written more than 30 reports, articles, and commentary on budget trends, political influences, and policy opportunities related to global nuclear and radiological security challenges. Read more…

 

 

 

Jenna Parker

Ms. Jenna Parker is the Nuclear Security Analyst at the Partnership for Global Security. Her primary research focuses on global nuclear security developments in key regions, the expansion of nuclear energy and governance policies and the outcomes of the Nuclear Security Summit process. She completed her undergraduate degree (International Studies BA) and subsequent honours thesis at RMIT University in Melbourne, Australia. Her thesis was awarded a first class distinction, and focused specifically on the physical protection of nuclear weapons and materials. She also worked in RMIT’s Global, Urban and Social Studies school as a research assistant. Read more…

 

 

 

Alex Stawiarski

Mr. Alex Stawiarski is the Research and Communications Associate at the Partnership for Global Security. His primary research focuses on the intersection of transnational security issues and governance challenges. He also manages PGS’ digital and strategic communications. He is a recent graduate from the Elliott School of International Affairs at the George Washington University, where he majored in International Relations with a concentration in International Politics and minored in Geography. He has previously worked with the U.S. Department of State. Read more …

 

 

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