Lisa Satolli serves as Chair Alumni Relations of SAIS Global Women in Leadership in Europe during the 2016-17 academic year. She is a MAIA student currently writing her thesis on the economics and politics of renewable energy. Prior to SAIS, Lisa worked for an international PR consultancy firm, the Press Office of a Dutch political party at the Dutch House of Representatives in The Hague, and as a volunteer promoting environmental rights in Costa Rica. Lisa graduated from the Erasmus University with an honors degree in Communication and Media and from the University of Leiden with an MA in International Studies. During her graduate studies, she wrote her thesis on the challenges and politics of a Private-Public Development Partnership (PPDP) while doing independent field research in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. She is pursuing a career in Public Affairs.