Turning Passion into a Profession: NGO Advocacy and Philanthropy on Nuclear Terrorism

Alexandra I. Toma, Executive Director, Peace and Security Funders GroupAlexandra I. Toma is the Executive Director of the Peace and Security Funders Group, an umbrella organization coordinating philanthropic initiatives on peace and security. Culling from experiences gained through a decade in the nonprofit and philanthropy sector in Washington, D.C., Alex will discuss the role that domestic and international NGOs play in preventing nuclear terrorism. She will share her expertise on foreign policymaking in D.C. and her top tips for beginning a career and maximizing success in philanthropy and the nonprofit world.

Co-sponsored by the Clements Center for History, Strategy & Statecraft