Born and raised in California, Lily completed a double major in history and international studies at Emory University and an MPhil in Political Thought and Intellectual History at the University of Cambridge. She also spent a year abroad at the University of Oxford, and after completing her MPhil moved to London, to undertake work experiences at the U.S. embassy and a British charity. Lily has a particular interest in twentieth century Europe, with a focus on the history of the Holocaust, as well as U.S. foreign policy, racial justice, and the challenges to political institutions in the twenty-first century. In the future, Lily plans to pursue further study in the U.S. In her spare time, Lily enjoys travel, visiting art museums, fine dining, and hip-hop.
Updated May 2020