Whitman Davis is a member of the executive team at the 1st NAEF, and is Director of the Learning Through Dialogue Initiative. Whitman is an international public relations and communications consultant, with in-country experience in media, education, the energy industry, international trade and development, and corporate social responsibility in North America, Europe and the Middle East. He has worked on research projects assessing the potential social impact of energy projects in Iraq. He has also worked on humanitarian aid and relief field projects in the US and internationally. Whitman holds a Master’s degree in Advanced International Studies from the renowned Diplomatic Academy of Vienna.