Clementine G. Starling is the associate director of the Transatlantic Security Initiative in the Scowcroft Center for Strategy and Security. She specializes in European security, NATO, and the transatlantic relationship.
During her time at the Council, Ms. Starling has produced analysis on NATO policy planning, conventional defense and deterrence, Nordic-Baltic security, great power politics, Europe-China relations, and the US-UK relationship. Her analysis has been featured in a range of publications and she has provided commentary for National Public Radio, the BBC, and ABC News, among others.
Prior to joining the Atlantic Council, Ms. Starling worked in the British Parliament’s House of Commons on UK defense and security policy, homeland security, and business and innovation. Originally from the United Kingdom, she also worked with the Britain Stronger in Europe (BREMAIN) campaign to communicate the national security implications of Brexit.
Ms. Starling co-founded and serves on the Board of the United States’ Youth Atlantic Treaty Association (YATA-US). She graduated with honors from the London School of Economics with a Bachelor of Science in International Relations and History.