Gabrielle Chefitz

Senior Associate

Gabrielle serves as a Senior Associate at WestExec Advisors. Previously, she was a Research Assistant to the Director of the Project on the Middle East Peace Process at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy.

Prior to joining the Washington Institute, Gabrielle supported the work of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee as a member of the legislative team covering the Middle East and North Africa.

Gabrielle is also the co-author of “Debtbook Diplomacy: China’s Strategic Leveraging of its Newfound Economic Influence and the Consequences for U.S. Foreign Policy,” published by Harvard’s Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs. Gabrielle earned a master’s degree in Public Policy from the Harvard Kennedy School of Government and a bachelor’s degree from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism.