Denise LiGreci develops and supports GroundTruth's fellowship programs and its nascent alumni network, as well as works to foster greater safety for journalists in the field. Denise was previously a Program Officer with the Scholars at Risk Network, where she facilitated life-saving fellowships for academics and writers around the world. She also brings experience developing international immersion programs for students at NYU School of Law. Denise received her M.A. in International Education from New York University, where she was a Provost Global Research Fellow and a human rights intern with the US Embassy in Prague. She holds her B.A. in English Literature and International Studies from Fairfield University. A New York City native, Denise is enjoying her adopted city Boston. In 2016, she was selected as a City Awake Delegate to the Boston Chamber of Commerce, where she participates in civic engagement programming to help shape Boston into a more inclusive and desirable place to live and work.