Asha Castleberry

The George Washington University; U.S. Army Veteran; Carnegie New Leader Alumna; Robert J. Myers Fellow, 2018; USGE Working Group

Asha Castleberry is an adjunct professor at The George Washington University, a member of the Truman National Security Project, and a U.S. Army veteran. She has also taught at Fordham University. 

From 2014 to 2015, following the ISIS incursion in Iraq, Castleberry served as an engagement officer in Iraq and Kuwait and from 2012 to 2014, she served as the country desk officer for international military affairs in Kuwait. In 2011, Castleberry received a student fellowship to work with the Military Staff Committee at the U.S. Mission to the United Nations, where she worked on crafting policy for UN peacekeeping operations in Africa.

In addition, she is a 2015 Aspen Institute Socrates Scholar, a co-founder of International Youth Council and she serves on the board of advisors of America’s Impact, Veterans 4 Diplomacy, and Women Veterans and Families Network.

Last Updated: May 6, 2019