Cat Meurn works at the intersection of business, technology and development. Drawing upon her background in Conflict Analysis and Resolution, she focuses on systems theory, the effects of transnational issues on conflict situations, and the application of business rigor to the field of international development. Prior to this, Cat worked at the United Nations Foundation on various projects including the use of mobile technologies for conflict management, disaster relief, and health. Coming from an international studies background, Cat has spent time abroad in various countries focusing on the politics of deeply divided societies. She has a B.A. in International Studies from Dickinson College, and a M.S. in Conflict Analysis and Resolution from George Mason University.