Elizabeth Eagen is a program officer with the Open Society Information Program.
Eagen’s work focuses on the use of new media tools in knowledge management. Her portfolio includes projects addressing human rights and policy issues using data sets, and advocacy campaigns employing data-visualization tools and tactics. Previously, she was a joint program manager with the Information Program and the Human Rights Initiative, where she established the Human Rights Data Initiative, and the Human Rights and Governance Grants Program, with country portfolios in Armenia, Georgia, and Russia.
Eagen holds a dual MPP–MA in public policy and Russian–East European studies from the University of Michigan, and a BA in international studies and Russian from Macalester College in Saint Paul, Minnesota.