Carolyn Kenney is a senior policy analyst for National Security and International Policy at American Progress, working specifically on the Sustainable Security and Peacebuilding Initiative. Prior to joining American Progress, Kenney worked with the International Foundation for Electoral Systems, in its Center for Applied Research and Learning. She previously completed internships with the International Crisis Group and Human Rights Watch. Kenney received her M.A. in international human rights from the Josef Korbel School of International Studies at the University of Denver and her B.A. in international affairs from the University of Colorado, Boulder.