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.
Conversations: An Evening With Robert Agostinelli
Date: 21/09/2017 5:00 p.m.
Location: Institute of Foreign Affairs and Trade, 1016 Budapest, Bérc u. 13-15.
The well-known financier and philantropist Robert Agostinelli will be the guest of the Danube Institute in Budapest on 21 September.
Courts, governments and rights
Date: 27/09/2017 9:00 a.m.
Location: 1051 Budapest, Széchenyi István tér 9
What is the appropriate role of courts and constitutional courts in a functioning liberal democracy?
Who and What Funds Terrorism?
Date: 25/09/2017 5:30 p.m.
Location: Budapest, Eötvös u. 24, 1067
A lecture by Dr. Rachel Ehrenfeld, PhD, Director of the American Center for Democracy and expert on terrorism and its financing.
FOCUS csoport: konzervatív fiatalok a magyarságértFuture events
A Danube Institute együttműködik a FOCUS csoporttal az első konferenciájukon.
Dinner with the Atlantic CouncilPast Events
The Danube Institute and Zsolt Németh co-hosted a dinner for the delegation of the Atlantic Council of the United States.
Free Speech, Social Justice and the PC CulturePast Events
What is taking place on certain university campuses in the West? A lecture by Ruth Dudley Edwards on June 8 at the Danube Institute.
Healthcare in Hungary: Are There Any Lessons From Abroad?Events
International conference on the healthcare in Hungary and the lessons from abroad.
Free Market Road Show: The World after Brexit and TrumpPast Events
We now live in an era where the unthinkable happens, repeatedly. A conference on our times and the future of free market.
The Middle East, America and Europe in the Trump EraPast Events
On April 13, 2017, the Danube Institute presented Tom Gross, noted Middle East commentator.
Europe vs ElectionsPast Events
Will the Dutch, French and German Elections Change Europe’s Future?
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