Mirabel Rouze serves as administrative assistant in the office of Executive Vice President Mariët Westermann. Prior to joining the Foundation, she worked at an intellectual-property law firm, and held internships with the Jordan Investment Board in Amman and the Council on Foreign Relations. Ms. Rouze received a BA from Columbia University in political science. During the summer following graduation, she studied at the Middlebury French Language School in the graduate level. She has participated in international exchanges in Egypt, France, Ghana, and Senegal.