Michaela Monahan - Communications Specialist
Michaela has strong experience in international affairs, with a focus on gender and strategic communications. For the Oceans Beyond Piracy team, Michaela develops and leads OBP's research around gender. She is also responsible for creating, implementing and overseeing OBP and the Stable Seas projects communications efforts. Prior to joining OBP, Michaela was living in Doha Qatar, where she was working for the US Embassy. In addition to a B.A. in Organizational Leadership, Michaela holds a Project Management certification with an emphasis on mainstreaming gender into project cycle management as well as several certificates from the Foreign Service Institute. Theses certificates include but are not limited to Counterintelligence Awareness, Detecting Fraudulent Documents, Protecting Personally Identifiable Information, Detecting Imposters, Combating Human Trafficking, and Emergency Action Committee Basics.