Morgan Mounts joined the Fellowship Office at the National Academies in August 2011. She is the financial associate for the Ford Fellowships Program, Jefferson Science Fellows, and the Research Associateship Programs with the Defense Threat Reduction Agency and Air Force Research Laboratories. Prior to joining the National Academies, Morgan worked as an accountant with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in Wilmington, North Carolina. She received a B.S.B.A. in Accounting and a M.B.A. in International Business from the University of North Carolina Wilmington, along with a M.S. in Development Economics from Euromed Management in Marseille, France.