Danielle Owen

Danielle Owen, Communications Assistant

Danielle joined the Center in 2017 and provides project and administrative support to the Communications team. She assists both the Director of Communications Projects and the Chief Marketing and Communications Officer. 

Danielle graduated from Barnard College of Columbia University in 2017 with a B.A. in Human Rights and Political Science. Before joining the Center, she interned at Human Rights Watch, PEN America, and the Global Centre for the Responsibility to Protect. She received the Erica Mann Jong ’63 Writing Fellow Award for her work as a Head Writing Fellow at the Barnard College Writing Center, and she also worked as an ESOL teacher for Columbia University Community Impact.

Danielle speaks intermediate Arabic and spent the summer of 2015 at the Columbia University Middle East Research Center in Amman, Jordan as the recipient of a Benjamin Gilman Scholarship from the U.S. Department of State as well as a Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowship from the U.S. Department of Education.