Don Kohla is a junior in the School of Public and International Affairs. His interests focus on transatlantic security partnerships, global food security and the role of mercenaries and other violent nonstate actors in geopolitics. Don has work experience in veterans’ affairs, government relations and financial trust law, having previously served on the policy and government affairs team of K9s For Warriors, a veterans’ health-focused nonprofit, and he interned with Teton Trust Company, providing internal guidance on federal tax policies and bilateral financial agreements. Most recently, he interned at the Permanent Mission of the Principality of Liechtenstein to the United Nations, covering political affairs. On campus, Don is an officer of the Orange Key Tours and a research assistant for Wolfgang Danspeckgruber, focusing on global food security, the war in Ukraine, and Afghanistan.