Phyllis d'Hoop manages the Center's efforts to strengthen America’s global engagement. Previously, Phyllis worked at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), where she helped design and served as Project Coordinator of the U.S.-Poland Action Commission, headed by Dr. Zbigniew Brzezinski. She also served as assistant to CSIS’s International Councilors, led by Dr. Henry Kissinger, and helped manage a CSIS initiative to increase understanding about globalization among youth across the nation.
Phyllis received a B.A. in Philosophy, with distinction, from the University of Louvain in Belgium and obtained her B.A., magna cum laude, and M.A. in Economics from The George Washington University. She is editor of Strengthening U.S.-Muslim Communications (CSP, 2003).