Gisselle J. Godinez is Development Manager at the Independent Institute. She received her B.A. in American Studies with an emphasis in Global Security and International Affairs from the University of California, Berkeley, and she has studied at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem in Israel. Her senior thesis examined recent American foreign policy in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and discussed the international communitys response toward the Trump administrations recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.
In college, Ms. Godinez served as Finance and Visiting Scholar Coordinator for the Center of Science, Technology, Medicine & Society; Audit and Tax Intern at Deloitte & Touche; and Strategy and Operations Intern for Senda Athletics.