Kathleen joined the UNICEF Office of Research – Innocenti in 2017 as a communication specialist. In collaboration with researchers and colleagues, she develops, writes, produces, and coordinates all forms of research-based media content for the Innocenti website and other distribution channels. Previously, she worked for UNESCO in Bangkok on digital strategy, communication, and design for projects related to gender equality and education in the Asia-Pacific region. Prior to joining UNESCO, Kathleen worked at the IEA in Paris as an online communications specialist. Having started her career as an editor and multimedia journalist in Washington, D.C., Kathleen has more than ten years of experience in digital media and communication strategy. Kathleen has a Master's degree from Georgetown University in Communication, Culture, and Technology, with a focus on international relations from the Graduate Institute in Geneva, and a Bachelor's degree in journalism.