Giulia McPherson is the Director of Advocacy & Operations at Jesuit Refugee Service/USA. In this capacity, she oversees the planning and execution of JRS/USA’s advocacy program and institutional operations. Prior to joining JRS, Giulia was with CARE USA for 11 years, most recently as Director of Citizen Advocacy. Giulia has a Bachelors in Political Science from Villanova University and a Masters in International Development Studies from The George Washington University. She serves as Chair of the Board of Directors for Educate2Envision International and is an appointed Commissioner on the Montgomery County (MD) Commission for Women.