Ryan is a Research Assistant at the US-China Strong Foundation. He is currently a junior at the George Washington University Elliott School of International Affairs, double-majoring in International Affairs and Economics, with a concentration in Conflict Resolution. His research focus is on US-China relations, global governance dynamics, and transnational security concerns, such as international organized crime, terrorism, and illicit finance. At US-China Strong, Ryan hopes to contribute to advancing the Foundation’s mission and gain a greater understanding of Sino-American educational and cultural exchange.