Abigail Kramer Head of Development Operations New York Crisis Group Role Abbie became Head of Development Operations in November 2019, after joining Crisis Group in July 2018 and previously serving as Crisis Group’s Development Coordinator. As Head of Development Operations, Abbie oversees all of the operations, fundraising reporting, database management, stewardship and events for both the Philanthropy Team and the Government & Foundations Team. Professional Background Before joining Crisis Group, Abbie was a researcher for Nonviolence International, where she analysed military expenditures and assessed potential changes that would result from implementation of a feminist security strategy. Abbie graduated from Cornell University in May 2018, where she earned her Bachelor of Arts in Government, with minors in International Relations and Near Eastern Studies. Her senior honours thesis focused on tracking Hamas and Fatah values in Palestinian politics to assess the feasibility of their reconciliation in 2018.