Kristin is the Development and Educational Programs Director for Syria Deeply. Kristin has extensive experience in business development, grant administration, and strategic communications. Her focus has been in the non-profit sector, working on human rights in Arab and Muslim communities worldwide.Kristin graduated from the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) in London, earning an MA with Merit in Middle Eastern Studies and a BA Cum Laude in International Relations, with a specialization in Middle Eastern Studies and Cross-Cultural Communications. She speaks Spanish as well as Arabic and is in the process of learning French. Kristin Nolan is a Post-Doc Research Scholar for the Tow Center.