Mirna Galic is a nonresident Senior Fellow at the Asia Security Initiative of the Atlantic Council’s Scowcroft Center on Strategy and Security, where she focuses on Japan’s security relations with Europe and in the region. She is also a nonresident Senior Fellow at the Japan Institute of International Affairs (JIIA) in Tokyo. Galic has previously served as a Senior Advisor on International Partnerships to the U.S. Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan at the Department of State, as a Senior Foreign Policy Advisor to a U.S. Senator, and as a Special Advisor on Counter-Terrorism in the Executive Office of the United Nations Secretary-General. She holds a Master of Public Affairs in international relations from the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University and a Bachelor of Science from Stanford University.