Ashlyn Anderson is an Associate at ASG where she supports the firm’s South Asia practice by providing client research and leading project coordination.
Prior to joining ASG, Ms. Anderson was a Research Associate for India, Pakistan, and South Asia at the Council on Foreign Relations. In this role, she served as special rapporteur for the Council's 2015 Task Force on U.S.-India relations, contributed to a two-year project on the new geopolitics of Asia, and coordinated a series of events on U.S. relations with South Asia.
Previously, she interned with Indiana University’s Center on American and Global Security, where she tracked grants and researched security-related coursework, among other responsibilities. Additionally, Ms. Anderson has worked as a Government Affairs intern for Eli Lilly and Company, where she researched and developed fundraising and communications strategies.
She earned a B.A. in English with minors in Political Science and Criminal Justice from Indiana University. She completed her senior thesis on identity conflict during the partition of the Indian subcontinent and its depiction in South Asian literature.
Ms. Anderson is based in Washington, DC.