Fiona Hill Keynote Speaker

  • Adviser to Three US Presidents -Former official at the U.S. National Security Council specializing in Russian and European affairs
  • Foreign policy expert and keynote speaker on geopolitics.
  • Senior Fellow at the Brookings Institution

Fiona Hill's Biography

Dr. Fiona Hill is a foreign policy expert and keynote speaker on geopolitics.  She is a senior fellow in the Center on the United States and Europe in the Foreign Policy program at Brookings.

She served as deputy assistant to the president and senior director for European and Russian affairs on the National Security Council from 2017 to 2019. From 2006 to 2009 she served as national intelligence officer for Russia and Eurasia at the National Intelligence Council.  In 2019, she was a witness in the November 2019 House hearings regarding the impeachment inquiry during the first impeachment of Donald Trump

She has researched and published extensively on issues related to Russia, the Caucasus, Central Asia, regional conflicts, energy, and strategic issues and is coauthor of Mr. Putin: Operative in the Kremlin and The Siberian Curse: How Communist Planners Left Russia Out in the Cold.

She holds a master’s in Soviet studies and a doctorate in history from Harvard University and a master’s in Russian and modern history from St. Andrews University in Scotland, and has pursued studies at Moscow’s Maurice Thorez Institute of Foreign Languages.   Hill is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and the Trilateral Commission

Her memoir ‘There Is Nothing for You Here: Finding Opportunity in the Twenty-First Century‘ was published in 2021.

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There Is Nothing for You Here: Finding Opportunity in the Twenty-First Century

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