Danielle Miller is an assistant director with the Atlantic Council’s Scowcroft Strategy Initiative within the Scowcroft Center for Strategy and Security. Prior to joining the Atlantic Council, she worked on Capitol Hill, where she focused on democracy, foreign affairs, and climate-policy portfolios. She was a research assistant at UC Berkeley’s Institute of European Studies and a fellow with a leading California-based civic-engagement firm dedicated to voter participation and ballot access. She graduated magna cum laude from the University of California, Berkeley, with a BA in political science and a minor in conservation and natural resource studies.