Madison Beltz is an undergraduate in the Elliott School of International Affairs at the George Washington University, pursuing Bachelor of Arts degrees in International Affairs and Economics. Madison’s research interests include the economic implications of women’s empowerment, intersectionality in peace processes and international agreements, and data analysis. This past year, Madison served as the Treasurer for WIIS GWU chapter and Finance Vice President for Sigma Iota Rho. 

Madison originally hails from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, also known as the “City of Champions,” which she deems very fitting. This past summer, Madison spent three months working at an NGO in La Plata, Argentina, where she taught English to elementary students (and learned to tango!).