He graduated from the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) in May 2016 with a master’s degree in International Relations and Economics, a concentration in Strategic Studies and a minor in European and Eurasian Studies. He spent the first year of the graduate program studying in Bologna, Italy.
Previously, he held positions at the Jamestown Foundation, Albright Stonebridge Group, Arent Fox LLP, and KAI Research. He graduated from St. Mary’s College of Maryland with a major in psychology. George was born in Tbilisi, Georgia, and has lived in the Washington DC area for over 20 years.