Michaela (Micki) Gallien graduated from Georgetown University in 2017 with a B.S. in Global Health and a certificate in Arab Studies. Following graduation, Micki worked as a resettlement caseworker for the International Assistance Project (IRAP) in Beirut and completed the Center for Arabic Study Abroad (CASA) fellowship program in Cairo, Egypt. At MAAS, Micki plans to concentrate on development, and also intends to complete a certificate in Refugees and Humanitarian Emergencies. Her primary research interests include the health impacts of forced migration and prolonged displacement, especially those pertaining to mental health.