Co-Director of the Bridging Divides Initiative

Shannon Hiller is co-director of the Bridging Divides Initiative. She most recently served as Assistant Director for International Affairs and Operations at Princeton, bringing diverse experience in start up and strategy for complex organizations. She joins the BDI team following a decade of work in international development and foreign policy, helping to manage and drive funding to peace building and conflict prevention programs across Asia, East Africa, and the Middle East.

A proud Southwest Virginia native, she holds an MPA from Princeton's Woodrow Wilson School and a BA from the University of Georgia.