Mayss Al Alami joined Sowt as a program and business officer. She works with clients and partners to develop projects from concept, research and execution. Mayss earned her BA in Economics and International Affairs at Colorado College, with a focus on the Middle East and North Africa. Upon graduating, she was selected as a Gaither Junior Fellow in the Middle East Program at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, in Washington DC. She also works as a Research Assistant to Professor and Human Rights Attorney, Noura Erakat.