MPA Adjunct Katherine Hines Receives 2017 Forward Under 40 Award

Meet 2017 Forward under 40 Award recipient Katherine Himes Mba’01 University of Wisconsin Major: Management and Human Resources (Entrepreneurship Concentration) Age: 39 | Olympia, Washington Foreign Policy Scholar and Freelance Author From 2011 to 2015, Katherine Himes held a dual role as a “scientist-diplomat” when she was a valued adviser to government ambassadors and policymakers. As an American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) science and technology policy fellow and science adviser, she served the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and the U.S. Department of State. She supported some of the world’s most necessary foreign policy solutions by blending the intricacies of the neuroscience she absorbed while earning her PhD at the University of Minnesota with the principles of entrepreneurship she learned at the University of Wisconsin. Read more here about Katherine and her newest honor: