Lindsey W. Ford was a David M. Rubenstein Fellow in the Foreign Policy program. She was also an adjunct lecturer at the George Washington University’s Elliott School of International Affairs. Her research focused on U.S. defense strategy in the Asia-Pacific region, including U.S. security alliances, military posture, and regional security architecture. Ford was a frequent commentator on Asian security and defense issues and her analysis has been featured by outlets including the New York Times, the Wall St. Journal, the Financial Times, Politico, Foreign Policy, the Straits Times, CNN, MSNBC, and Bloomberg. She is currently serving in the Biden administration.