International Development, International Security & Economic Policy
Victoria Adofoli is a Master of Public Policy candidate at the University of Maryland with a concentration in International Security and Information Policy. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Political Science and Peace Studies. Her research interests lie at the intersection of policy, technology, and development; particularly when addressing challenges such as equity and ethics in AI, sustainable development, and innovation. Most recently, she worked as a Product Manager for a tech startup whose mission is to bridge the racial wealth gap by building tech-enabled tools that help small businesses (especially those led by women of color, the fastest growing segment of entrepreneurs) save time, increase sales, and invest in their community. Victoria is pursuing a career in the federal government where she can work on multiple initiatives related to policy, technology innovation, and development.