Michelle Barone


Michelle Barone is a sophomore in the Elliott School of International Affairs at George Washington University and is majoring in International Affairs with a concentration in the Middle East and a minor in Arabic Studies. Michelle is from Orange County, New York, where she was an active member in her community. This lead to an interest in community and international development. On campus, Michelle is involved with national service fraternity Alpha Phi Omega, and is a member of The UN Foundation’s Girl Up chapter at GW. Outside of school, Michelle is an avid soccer fan and loves to travel.

As YPP’s Leadership & Advocacy Intern, Michelle monitors current events in Yemen, assists with our advocacy program and fundraising efforts, and contributes to the YPP blog.