HFX Conversations is HFX’s online publication. HFX Conversations is dedicated to bringing ideas and opinions from democratic leaders to the wider public and will publish essays and interviews when they need to be published.

Susan Markham

Susan Markham is the Director of the Peace With Women Fellowship program at HFX. She previously served as a partner and co-founder of Smash Strategies, as the Senior Coordinator for Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment at USAID, as Director of Women’s Political Participation at the National Democratic Institute, and previously as a political consultant domestically. She earned a Master’s degree from George Washington University and a Bachelor of Arts from the Ohio State University. Susan works and lives in Washington, DC with her family and two dogs.