Femke de Ruyter joined the Mossavar-Rahmani Center as manager in the fall of 2019. In this role, she helps to develop and manage a wide range of interdisciplinary activities and operations throughout the year. Prior to joining the Center, Femke was program coordinator for the University Center for Human Values. In that role, she was responsible for the Center’s events and communications materials and supported the Center’s undergraduate certificate program in Values & Public Life. She earned a bachelor’s degree in political science from Colgate University and a master’s degree in journalism from Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism. She came to the University Center from the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs.