Sarah Baradaran is the Development and Program Associate at Israel Policy Forum, based in New York City. Sarah graduated from the George Washington University's Elliott School of International Affairs as a Middle East Studies Major in Washington, D.C. Previously, she interned at human-rights organizations, such as Human Rights First, HIAS, and Project On Middle East Democracy. Sarah’s focus is on Iranian, Israeli and Turkish politics. Of Iranian descent, Sarah has spent time abroad in Turkey, Israel, and hopefully one day, Iran.