Ashley Miller


Ashley Miller is a Senior Research Assistant in the Foreign Policy program at the Brookings Institution, where she works on democracy and human rights, the UN Human Rights Council, and U.S.-Cuba relations.

Previously, she worked at the National Security Archive’s Mexico Documentation Project where she performed archival research and gathered evidence used in a human rights trial in Guatemala. Prior to this, she worked at the State Department in the Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs where she focused on social policy towards vulnerable groups, specifically the LGBT community, women and youth. She also performed research at American University’s Center for Latin American and Latino Studies, and previously interned at the Embassy of Chile in Washington, DC.

Ashley holds an M.A. in International Affairs with a focus on U.S. foreign policy from American University and a B.A. in International Studies and Spanish from Seattle University.