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Author and Advocate
Chrissy is an award-winning advocate for global education and champion for women and girls, who has been named a Global Shaper by the World Economic Forum. She has worked to support the UN Millennium Development Goals to end global poverty by campaigning for universal education and gender equality. She also served as a moderator for the World Bank's Open Forum on Gender and Secretary Hillary Clinton's Women in Public Service colloquium. As Founder of Ivy & Airwaves, she specializes in helping international organizations tap the power of communications to advance global and social impact.
Her thought leadership on global affairs has been featured in the Huffington Post, MTV and other major media outlets. She holds a B.A. in International Relations from Mount Holyoke College and a Masters in International Education Policy from Harvard University.
She has been named one of the “99 Most Influential Foreign Policy Leaders Under 33.” She is the author of Girl Power in the Age of the Millennials: Essays on Women, Youth and Global Social Change, now available on Amazon.