Lee Ann Grim

Lee Ann Grim

Deputy Project Director
Africa, Americas, Asia, Europe & Eurasia, Middle East & North Africa, Media

Lee Ann Grim is deputy project director for the SAFE Initiative, which delivers integrated safety trainings to journalists and media outlets. Previously, she provided project and editorial support to the Media Sustainability Index, a publication that analyzes the conditions for independent media across the world.

Prior to joining IREX, Lee Ann provided management support at the US Department of Homeland Security and the US Department of Justice. She also served as a delegation coordinator at Witness for Peace and as an AmeriCorps member in Massachusetts, where she focused on after-school programming for refugee children.

Lee Ann holds an MA in International Peace and Conflict Resolution from American University and received a BA in Psychology from Springfield College.