senior research analyst for ethics and human rights for the Foundation for a Smoke-Free World
Alexandra (Allie) Solomon is the Senior Research Analyst for Ethics and Human Rights and Gender Specialist at the Foundation for a Smoke-Free World. Her role at the Foundation is focused on gender issues and women’s empowerment. She is responsible for shaping and managing the Foundation’s gender perspective on harm reduction, global health and agricultural practices and policies, and scientific research. Allie specializes in advocacy at the intersection of human rights, gender, and media. Prior to joining the Foundation, she successfully implemented international projects for organizations including the U.S. Peace Corps in Azerbaijan, Beilink Business Consultancy in Israel, Transparency International in Ghana and Zimbabwe, and the Natural Resource Governance Institute in New York. Earlier in her career, Allie held international media reporting, insights, and marketing roles in Berlin and New York. Allie earned her Master of International Affairs degree at Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs, concentrating in human rights and specializing in gender and public policy. She also holds a B.S. in Psychology from Louisiana State University.