Kristen Rucki coordinates the Sustainable Human Development (SHD) project at AC4, as well as the Sustainable Peace international project. She also facilitates collaboration with the Agirre Lehendakaria Center for Social and Political Studies, and has research experience in the Basque Country. An educator and researcher, she received a Master’s degree in international and comparative education at Columbia University’s Teacher’s College, where her work focused on issues of peace and human rights. She is fluent in English and Spanish.