Danielle Miller is a program assistant for the Scowcroft Strategy Initiative in the Atlantic Council’s Scowcroft Center for Strategy and Security. Prior to joining the Atlantic Council, she interned at the Earth Island Institute and in the congressional offices of US Representatives Tom Malinowski and Ted Lieu, 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 (comparative politics) and a minor in conservation and natural resource studies.