Karinna Gerhardt is a Project Associate for Social Innovation. She supports the Talent Hub, policy proposal development, and FAS’ social innovation projects. Before joining FAS, she worked with the Public International Law & Policy Group (PILPG) to implement human rights and atrocity prevention programs in Bangladesh, Yemen, and Libya. Karinna holds degrees in Political Science and International Studies from Macalester College in St. Paul, Minnesota. She grew up in Seattle, Washington, and in 2019 she received a Truman Scholarship for Washington State.