Hilary is based in Columbus. She joined CFAES in April, 2014. She is responsible for developing strategic corporate and foundation partnerships that support the mission of the college. Prior to joining OSU, Hilary worked in the field of defense and national security, most recently at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) in Washington, DC, where she managed the Center’s defense partnerships. In addition, Hilary worked at the Chicago Council on Global Affairs, the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University, the Brookings Institution and the National Democratic Institute in Armenia and Azerbaijan. Hilary has a BA in political science and Russian studies from Williams College and a PhD in International Relations from the University of Oxford.