About Aline VornDick
Aline K. VornDick, is a Washington D.C. based communication, international relations, & media expert. She is currently with Avisa Partners, a global public relations firm specializing in crisis & reputation management, strategic communications, cyber security, and economic intelligence. Previously, she consulted for Approach Research Center (ARC London/Riyadh) where she worked closely with renowned think-tank experts on crucial Saudi-related topics.
She spent over fifteen years in the U.S. and the Middle East with positions at these prominent outlets: MBC Group (Dubai) as the Senior Content Executive, Endemol Middle East (Dubai) as the Branded Entertainment Manager, and the U.S. Government sponsored Al-Hurra TV (Washington D.C.) as the Manager of Program Acquisitions.
Aline holds a Master in Liberal Arts with a focus in International Relations from Harvard University. She also obtained a Bachelor of Arts in Communication Arts (2001) and Master of Business Administration (2007) from the Lebanese American University in Beirut, Lebanon and is native in Arabic & French. In 2012, while attending Harvard University, she was a "special volunteer" at the Middle East Policy Office (International Security Affairs) – U.S. Department of Defense Pentagon, under the tenure of both Secretary Leon Panetta & Secretary Chuck Hagel. Aline was selected as the 2015 Commencement Speaker for her class (HES in Liberal Arts).