Ryan Donaghy, Ph.D., has over 10 years of experience as a senior-level researcher and program evaluation specialist. She spent multiple years in Turkey, interviewing women who designed and implemented gender-based violence interventions. Ryan also formerly served as a faculty member in both the United States and Turkey, an intercultural facilitator, and a certified mediator. Ryan holds a Ph.D. in Education from the University of California, Los Angeles, an Ed.M. in Education from Harvard University, and an MA in Communication, with a focus on Conflict Studies, from Arizona State University.