Deanna Wilken, MA
Co-Founder & Board President
Research Analyst, Human Trafficking & Forced Migration
Deanna Wilken is a graduate of the University of California, Los Angeles with a B.A. in Sociology and has an M.A. in International Relations from the University of Nottingham. With over 10 years’ experience in leadership, operations, program management, research, and communications, Deanna has utilized her expertise to lead organizations and staff from diverse backgrounds. Her research interests surround global human trafficking, refugees, genocide, and mental health. Currently, Deanna runs the day-to-day operations of Human Rights Research Center and serves on the Nominating Committee of Amnesty International USA as the Mid-Atlantic Representative.