Adam Grimes is a Staff Assistant Intern with the Middle East Program. He is a senior at the University of Michigan Ford School of Public Policy studying Energy and Environmental Geopolitics. Last spring, Adam studied in Jerusalem where he conducted research on the proliferation of renewable energy in conflict-affected states in MENA. Previously, Adam interned in the office of Congressman Ted Deutch aiding in the work of the Middle East Subcommittee. Adam is an avid traveller and enjoys learning about Middle Eastern cultures through language and cuisine.