About the Author
Previously, Walsh was a Senior Associate at DFI International, a private defense consulting firm based in Washington, DC. Walsh was the principal investigator for several US Government-funded studies analyzing new ideas for reforming US export controls, implications for US-China relations from deployment of national and theater ballistic missile defense programs, foreign commercial technology transfers to China, and Chinese science and technology development policies. Her extensive background in US-China relations and Asian regional security includes research assistance to the US Department of State, the National Committee on US-China Relations, the East Asian Institute at Columbia University, and the American Enterprise Institute. Walsh holds a MA in International Security Policy from Columbia University and a BA in International Affairs from George Washington University.