Danielle Kleinman

Senior Communications Manager


Danielle is the communications manager at FDD, where she assists the communications department in an array of activities ranging from the distribution of FDD products and media outreach to tracking FDD’s global media presence and overseeing FDD’s editorial calendar. She manages FDD’s vast online presence, including on its website and across social media. Danielle also works with FDD founder and president Clifford D. May as the producer for FDD’s podcast, Foreign Podicy.

Prior to joining FDD, Danielle spent three years working in international business, including on an AI project at Google in Tel Aviv, Israel. She earned her MA in government, diplomacy and conflict resolution with a focus on contemporary Middle Eastern politics from the Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) of Herzliya, Israel, and her BA in journalism and mass communications with a public relations concentration from Georgia State University in Atlanta, GA.

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