Jenna and Kyle were both Fulbright ETAs for the 2011-12 grant year. Jenna also renewed for the 2012-13. They are co-workers at the Korea Economic Institute of America (KEI), which is a think dedicated to promoting dialogue and understanding between the Republic of Korea (ROK) and the United States on economic, political, and security relations.
Jenna Gibson is the Director of Communications at KEI where she is charged with media relations and outreach along with managing KEI’s online presence. Jenna earned a Masters of Science in Foreign Service degree from Georgetown University in 2015. While at Georgetown, Jenna concentrated in global politics and security, with a particular focus on human rights and communications in East Asia. She graduated with a degree in journalism and international studies from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in 2011.
Kyle Ferrier is the Director of Academic Affairs and Research at KEI where he manages KEI’s outreach efforts to foster collaboration between academic and policy communities. Before joining KEI, Kyle worked for the Bank of New York Mellon and interned with the Korea Institute for National Unification, US Department of State, US Department of Commerce, and US Senator Charles Schumer. He hold an MSc in International Political Economy from the London School of Economics and a BA in Economics and International Politics from George Mason University.