Samantha Wolk is a senior legal assistant for the General Counsel at the Center for American Progress. Wolk graduated in May 2018 from the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University, where she earned a bachelor’s degree in international politics with a concentration in international law. At Georgetown, she served as Section Editor of the Georgetown Journal of International Affairs, Public Relations Coordinator for J Street U, and a tutor for Georgetown’s Center for Social Justice. Prior to joining the Center for American Progress, Wolk spent a year interning at the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy, focusing on foreign policy and criminal justice issues. Wolk is a native of Las Vegas, Nevada.