Madeline Christian is the Communications Coordinator at the Center for a New American Security. Previously, she was a Joseph S. Nye, Jr. Research Intern for the Technology and National Security Program focused on researching security issues at the nexus of technology, strategy and business.
Before joining CNAS, Ms. Christian worked as a survey associate at Mathematica Policy Research in Princeton, NJ, where she collected and analyzed data for federal program evaluations. She has prior experience as a program associate and a research fellow at the Partnership for Public Service.
Ms. Christian is pursuing a Master’s in Security Studies at Georgetown University, with a concentration in international security. She graduated magna cum laude from Boston College with a B.A. in Political Science and History.
Recent Publications & News
ReportsThe "Section 702" Surveillance Program
By Adam Klein, Madeline Christian, Matt Olsen & Tristan Campos
The Rocky Relationship Between Washington & Silicon Valley
By Loren DeJonge Schulman, Alexandra Sander & Madeline Christian
Countering disinformation online will require long-term engagement from the feds
By Madeline Christian
Defense Secretary Mattis has rare, brief chance for Pentagon reform
By Ben FitzGerald, Alexandra Sander & Madeline Christian