Caitlin Pierce

Caitlin Pierce MPA '13 was a double major in environmental studies and economics at Dartmouth College, graduating Phi Beta Kappa and magna cum laude. Her interest in these fields has taken her to study and conduct research in southern Africa, India and British Columbia, as well as an internship in the Environmental and Natural Resources Division of the U.S. Department of Justice. Pierce's fellowship rotations included the Bureau of Oceans, Environment and Science at the Department of State, the Office of African Affairs at the U.S. Agency for International Development and the USAID Mission to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Her fellowship experience has given her new direction and focused her career path towards the intersection of natural resource and governance/conflict issues.