Stephanie Melendez, Associate, supports our Latin America team.
In 2019, Stephanie received her master’s degree from the George Washington University’s Elliott School of International Affairs, where she specialized in international development. Her thesis focused on anti-corruption and transparency initiatives in restricted civic spaces, leading her to conduct fieldwork in Southeast Asia.
Stephanie is a former graduate fellow at McLarty Associates and previously interned with The Dershowitz Group, conducting research and analysis related to Argentine politics, national security, and transnational crime in Latin America. She is fluent in Spanish.