Vale Sloane joined Atlas Network in 2016 on the Institute Relations team. In his current role Vale manages relationships with Atlas Network’s global network of partners and directs various grants and awards programs. He also participated in the Charles Koch Institute's Koch Associate Program in 2016-2017. Hailing from Sydney, Australia, Vale attended the University of Sydney where he received his Bachelor's of International and Global Studies (2013) and Bachelor's of Laws (2015). He worked in Australian politics throughout college and after graduation, including on local and national election campaigns between 2009-2015. Vale has also worked in the private sector as Business Development Manager at an eLearning company prior to joining Atlas Network. He lives in Washington DC, and enjoys reading, traveling, and watching Netflix.