Meet the staff

Meet our staff

For over 75 years, FAS has fostered the voices of world-class experts and early-career researchers alike from a variety of scientific, academic, and professional backgrounds.

meet our Staff
Scoville Peace Fellow
Mackenzie Knight
Nuclear Disarmament and Nonproliferation
Nuclear Deterrence
Nuclear Risk in Conflict
Middle East Nuclear Arsenals and Proliferation
Senior Policy Associate
Maeve Skelly
Staff Fellow
Maggie Beiting
Staff Fellow
Mahmoud Abouelnaga
Staff Fellow
Maithreyi Gopalan
Chief Financial Officer
Manizha Nabieva
Financial Management
Operations Management
Risk Management
Budgets and Contracts Management
Regulatory Compliance
Strategic Planning
Margaret Smith is an Agricultural Marketing Specialist Impact Fellow with the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Staff Fellow
Margaret Smith
Staff Fellow
Maria Graziani
Staff Fellow
Marlie Wilson
Associate Director, Research & Development and Advanced Industry
Matt Hourihan
Research and Innovation Policy,
R&D Budgets,
U.S. Competitiveness,
Strategic Communications
Senior Research Fellow, Nuclear Information Project
Matt Korda
Nuclear Deterrence and Disarmament
Progressive Foreign Policy
Global Nuclear Weapons Arsenals
Missile Defence
Nuclear-Climate Nexus
Staff Fellow
Matthew Casper