Editor and columnist, director of 21st Century Initiatives and senior fellow at the National Review Institute in Washington. Earlier posts include editor of National Review, associate editor of the London Times, senior fellow of the Hudson Institute, and special adviser to Margaret Thatcher.
Holds an MA from Eötvös Lóránd University, Budapest, is an alumna of the Fund for American Studies Summer Institute at Georgetown University (1993) and the Budapest Institute of Graduate International Studies, and a German Marshall Fund Fellow (1999). She started her career as a foreign service national in the Political Section of the US Embassy in Budapest before becoming advisor and then head of secretariat of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the Hungarian National Assembly. Consultant and component leader in EU Parliamentary Twinning Programs in several Western Balkan countries since 2012. She has been a regular contributor to the literary supplement of the weekly Heti Válasz since 2013.
She is involved with program development and execution, working with incoming guest speakers and supporting all staff in a mission oriented fashion. She also represents Danube Institute through her involvement with the International Women’s Club and other organisations. A former professional in the field of security working with the federal government, she is a graduate of the University of Alabama and is a commentator on the political scene on both sides of the Atlantic.
Grew up in Transylvania, graduated from Eötvös Lóránd University in Budapest, studying English language and literature. Past experience includes work in the financial services and foreign exports/marketing sector, as well as tourism and marketing.
Human Rights and Political WrongsPast Events
A lecture by Oxford historian Sir Noel Malcolm in Budapest on June 21 at the MTA.
Trump and America's Human Rights Diplomacy - VideoVideos
A lecture by Michael Horowitz.
Free Market Road Show 2018 - Panel 2Videos
Developments and Prospects of “Sharing Economy” in Hungary.
Frank Furedi on the crisis of socialisation (video)Videos
A lecture by Frank Furedi at the Danube Institute.
Political crisis in Australia? (video)Videos
A lecture by James Allan.
Consciousness and Artificial IntelligenceVideos
Dr. David Dusenbury and Dr. David Martin Jones on the effects of technology on our lives and future.
Mid-Trump: a lecture by Byron York (video)Videos
A lectury by Byron York on the American politics in 2018.
What happened? Debate on the election in Hungary (video)Videos
Boris Kálnoky and Balázs Orbán on the 2018 parliamental election in Hungary.
The Day After: Dealing the Cards in the Wake of Brexit (videos)Videos
Videos of the Brexit game, organised by the Danube Institute and Negomoot.
Dehumanizing the OtherPast Events
A conference at the CEU with the participation of John O'Sullivan, president of the Danube Institute.
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