Hannah Winnick

Hannah Winnick

Program Director, Transatlantic Dialogue on Democracy and Social Policy

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Hannah Winnick is the director of the Transatlantic Dialogue Program on Democracy and Social Policy at the Heinrich Böll Foundation North America. In this capacity, she develops new initiatives to explore the shared challenges to democratic societies in the US and Europe, with a strong focus on migration, asylum, and integration policy.

Prior to joining the Foundation, Hannah worked as Transnational Liaison at Hispanics in Philanthropy (HIP), an organization dedicated to strengthening the Latino nonprofit sector in the US and Latin America. She has also worked with LEAD, the Mercator Capacity Building Center for Leadership and Advocacy in Berlin, to examine new models of leadership in German diplomacy. She has a broad range of international experience, having lived, worked, and studied in Germany, France, Turkey, the Dominican Republic, Israel and Portugal. Hannah holds a Master in Public Policy from the Harvard Kennedy School, where she focused on international negotiation and conflict resolution and was awarded the Jane Mansbridge Award for research on women’s access to peace negotiations. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Amherst College.