Executive Director, American Center for a European Ukraine
Alexa CHOPIVSKY is Executive Director at the American Center for a European Ukraine, the Founder/CEO of the Transnational Education Group, and the Director of the Program on the World Economy at The Aspen Institute. She recently served as Executive Director of the first-ever Ukraine House Davos. For seven years, she was a journalist with NBC News where she covered world events from the New York, Washington, and London bureaus. After a period as Associate Director at an international communication consultancy in London, she moved to Kyiv. There she worked as a freelance journalist, traveling across Eastern Europe, the Caucasus, and Central Asia, and as a consultant. A native of Washington D.C., Ms. Chopivsky received a BA from Yale University with distinction in Russian & East European Studies and Political Science, an MS from Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, and an MIPP from Johns Hopkins University’s School of Advanced International Studies. She is a Council on Foreign Relations Term Member.