Leah Bitounis, Advisory Board Member  Leah currently serves as the Special Projects Officer for the Aspen Strategy Group (ASG), a policy program of the Aspen Institute that seeks to promote high-level bipartisan dialogue on critical foreign policy and national security issues.

Previously a member of the Institute’s senior Institutional Advancement team, Leah brings more than 8 years of development experience to her work with the Jennifer Bush-Lawson Foundation Advisory Board. Her time in development focused on leading large-scale benefit events, special donor programming, and major donor stewardship efforts. She also worked closely with Institute senior staff and the Board of Trustees while managing special projects for both the Office of Institutional Advancement and the President and CEO directly.

Prior to working at the Institute, Leah worked at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars and National Geographic. She received her BS in International Affairs at Georgetown University’s Walsh School of Foreign Service.