Beatriz Garcia Nice joined the Latin American Program in September 2019. She has worked for the Organization of American States - Inter-American Committee against Terrorism (OAS/CICTE) managing the committee’s Operations Portfolio. From 2012-2015 she worked with the U.S. Department of State with the Consular Bureau at the U.S. Embassy Santiago, Chile, and with the International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Bureau (INL) at the U.S. Embassy in Quito, Ecuador. She recently returned from living in Beijing, China, where she worked to advance education opportunities in China’s most impoverished provinces and study Mandarin and China's political system. She received a B.A in International Relations and Political Science from the Universidad de las Américas-Puebla (UDLAP) and the Université Jean Moulin Lyon III, and a M.A. in Security from The George Washington University.