Ellen Saakashvili was born and raised in Tbilisi, Georgia. She came to the United States to study political science and international affairs at George Washington University. Ellen joined Atlas Network in 2019 as a development associate. Prior to Atlas, Ellen interned at various Think-Tanks in DC. She is passionate about global democracy, classical liberalism, and Georgian cuisine. In her free time, you can find her at a coffee house in Georgetown or online at Clubhouse.