Christina Caouette is a public policy and foreign affairs analyst with the Government of Canada. Currently, she contributes to developing Canada’s energy resources with the Petroleum, Gas and LNG Division at Natural Resources Canada. Her cross-departmental federal government experience has enabled her to strengthen Canada's bilateral relations with countries in Europe, Asia and South America. Christina also serves as CEO with the Young Diplomats of Canada, a national, non-partisan, non-profit organization that promotes the leadership of young Canadians through international delegations, research projects and advocacy initiatives. She holds an M.A. in European, Russian, and Eurasian Studies from Carleton University and a B.A. (Hons) in Political Science from the University of Alberta.