Katherine Magalif Thomas, MA
Director, Center for Democracy and International Affairs
Katherine Magalif Thomas is the Director, Center for Democracy and International Affairs at Virginia International University. Prior to working at VIU, she ran a strategic marketing and translation firm focused on Eurasia. Katherine holds a Master of Arts degree in Russian, Eurasian and East European Studies and a Bachelor of Science degree in Foreign Service, both from Georgetown University. She is fluent in Russian, Belarusian, French and Italian.
In her spare time, Katherine enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling and reading.