Caroline Goodson is the program manager for the Critical Threats Project at the American Enterprise Institute, where she leads strategic and operational projects. She has mentored over 50 young foreign policy professionals and coaches analysts on how to translate their insights for a broad audience. Before joining the team, she was a strategic advising analyst for Bellwether Education Partners and a senior consultant for IBM Global Business Services. She has worked with Fortune 500 companies and non-profits in program evaluation, process improvement, and strategic planning. Ms. Goodson holds an MA in international policy from Stanford University and BA in Middle East studies and international relations from the University of Southern California.