Charlotte Volpe is a Master of Public Administration and Master of Arts in International Relations student at Syracuse University's Maxwell School.
Charlotte graduated from Barnard College with a degree in History and Ancient Studies. Before Maxwell, she worked at a nonprofit organization in New York City that operates international cultural exchange programs for young adults, taught in Spain, and interned in the Public Affairs section at U.S. Embassy Rome.
While at Maxwell, Charlotte studied intensive Hindi in Jaipur, India as a Boren Fellow. She has also interned at USAID, CRDF Global, and the U.S. Indo-Pacific Command (USINDOPACOM) working on social protection, security, and gender policy programs. While at USINDOPACOM, she was the Women, Peace, and Security (WPS) & Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief (HADR) Fellow, and utilized gender analysis, research and writing skills, and international policy expertise to help establish the Women, Peace, and Security program at USINDOPACOM.
She hopes to pursue a career in the federal government working on labor rights and gender policy.