Anne-Marie Mazza, Director. B.A., Economics; M.A., History and Public Policy; Ph.D., Public Policy, The George Washington University. Dr. Mazza joined the National Academies in 1995. She has served as Senior Program Officer with both the Committee on Science, Engineering and Public Policy and the Government-University-Industry Research Roundtable. In 1999 she was named the first director of the Science, Technology, and Law (STL) Program. Between October 1999 and October 2000, she divided her time between the STL Program and the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, where she served as a Senior Policy Analyst.
Karolina Konarzewska, Program Assistant. B.A., Political Science, College of Staten Island, City University of New York; M.A., International Relations, New York University. Prior to joining The National Academies, she worked at various research institutions in Washington, DC where she covered political and economic issues pertaining to Europe, Russia, and Eurasia.