International Security and Economic Policy
US Department of Energy
Katherine Carson-Seevers is a NNSA Graduate Fellow at the US Department of Energy (Energy Security Division). In May 2022, she graduated summa cum laude from the University of Maryland School of Public Policy, where her coursework covered energy policy, data analytics, security studies, and international trade. While at UMD, she worked as a Graduate Research Assistant at the Center for International and Security Studies at Maryland (CISSM). She has held internships at McLarty Associates, the US Indo-Pacific Command, the American Security Project, and the US State Department.
Before graduate school, she administered democracy and governance programs in Latin America at the National Democratic Institute, taught high school English in Spain, and worked for Amigos de las Américas in Peru and Washington, DC.
Katherine earned her BS in Foreign Service from Georgetown University and her first master’s degree in European Union Studies from the Universidad de Salamanca. She speaks English and Spanish.