The Monitor: Journal of International Studies
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Monitor Staff

The Executive Board


burgessb8Bryan Burgess, Editor in Chief

Bryan Burgess is a senior at the College, majoring in Asian & Middle Eastern Studies with a Religious Studies minor. Outside of the Monitor, he works as a Senior Research Assistant for AidData's Listening to Leaders Project, contributes to the Tribe Attache, and rides with the William & Mary Cycling Club  



kierg0Grace Kier, Managing Editor

Grace Kie is a sophomore at the College, majoring in Russian and Post-Soviet Studies. In addition to the Monitor, Grace is a member of Alpha Phi Omega (a co-ed service fraternity), and volunteers with the Community Partnership for Adult Learners (CPALS).



Andie Powers, Production Editor

Andie Powers is a senior at the College, majoring in Government. Outside of the Monitor, Andie is a member of the International Relations Club, and is completing an honors thesis with Professor Amy Oakes analyzing small arms proliferation and its impact on the power of non-state actors. 



nuttercCaroline Nutter, Senior Copy Editor

Caroline Nutter is a senior at the College, majoring in Global Ethics with a minor in Economics. Outside of the Monitor, Caroline is a researcher for the Teaching, Research & International Policy Project (TRIP), Editor in Chief of the Tribe Attache, Associate News Editor of the Flat Hat, and Co-President of Vox: Voices for Planned Parenthood.  



shangrawjJack Shangraw, Senior Copy Editor

Jack Shangraw is a sophomore at the College, majoring in International Relations with a minor in Data Science. Outside of the Monitor, Jack is involved in SOMOS, which is a community health and development applied research project that partners with a community in the Dominican Republic.



gundermanncChris Gunderman, Director of Operations

Chris is a junior at the College. He is currently preparing to write a senior thesis researching the linkages between political polarization of the executive branch and international reputation across different regime types. In his free time he enjoys reading, writing, and fishing. 



sutterlineElizabeth Sutterlin, Director of Public Relations

Elizabeth is a sophomore at the College. majoring in International Relations with a minor in Russian & Post-Soviet Studies. In addition to the Monitor, Elizabeth works as a research assistant for AidData's Tracking Underreported Financial Flows team, and was a research intern for the Project on International Peace and Security last spring. She is the Vice President of the William & Mary Fencing Club, and when she isn't busy, she can be found enjoying coffee, music, and fresh air with her friends.


iskandarjJenna Iskandar, Secretary

Jenna is a freshman at the College planning to major in International Relations. In addition to the Monitor, she is involved in Zodiacs Dance Crew, Point Blank, and the Chinese Student Association. Fun fact: despite injuring herself on a weekly basis, Jenna has never broken a single bone (fingers crossed).






Associate Editors


Amelia Larson

Jessica Berry

Rowan Anderson

David Park

Lindsey Washington

 Sam Desmarais

Emily Jackson

Madeline Yi 

Suzie Bae 

Grace Hofbauer

Marc Dion

Tyler Sagerstrom

Graeme Cranston Cuebas

Mary Trotto

Wesley Garner

Henry Crossman

Megan Pierce