Studying political & economic measures that enhance diplomacy & protect human rights
Studying political & economic measures that enhance diplomacy & protect human rights

Meet The Team

Alistair Millar

Alistair Millar is the President of the Fourth Freedom Forum. He is also an adjunct professor at The George Washington University and has taught at Johns Hopkins University, the University of Maryland, and the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office’s Diplomatic Academy. From 2004 to 2016 he was the executive director of the Global Center on Cooperative Security. Millar has written numerous chapters, articles, and reports on sanctions, nonproliferation, counterterrorism and other aspects of international security, human rights, and the rule of law.

Linda Gerber

Linda Gerber is Chief Operating Officer for the Fourth Freedom Forum and a Certified Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR). She directs administration of the organization and has held multiple positions within the organization, including as director of programs, working primarily on the Sanctions and Security Research Project in collaboration with the Kroc Institute at the University of Notre Dame. She holds an MLS from the Indiana University School of Informatics and Computing.

George A. Lopez

George A. Lopez is the Professor Emeritus of Peace Studies at the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies, where he was a founding faculty member. He served as a member of the United Nations Panel of Experts for monitoring and implementing UN Sanctions on North Korea from 2010-11 and from 2013-15 as a Vice President at the United States Institute of Peace (USIP) in Washington, D.C.

David Cortright

David Cortright is the director of the Global Policy Initiative, special advisor for policy studies, and professor emeritus of the practice at the Keough School of Global Affairs at the University of Notre Dame. He also is chair of the Board of the Fourth Freedom Forum.

Contact

Media Inquiries & General Questions

Chief Operating Officer
Linda Gerber

Email
lgerber@ffforum.org