Lily Hindy is a senior foreign policy associate at The Century Foundation, focusing on the Middle East. Lily has a Master’s in International Affairs from Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA) and a Bachelor’s in Government from Smith College. She helped found RISC (Reporters Instructed in Saving Colleagues), a nonprofit organization that trains freelance conflict journalists in first aid, and served as deputy director from 2011–2016. Hindy has also worked at the Associated Press and her work has been published there as well as the Huffington Post and the Christian Science Monitor. She speaks Spanish, Italian, and Arabic.