Lex Nowak holds a Master of Arts in International Relations from the School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University. He also received a Master of Science in Finance from Katowice School of Economics in Poland. Before joining ISIM as Assistant Program Manager, Lex worked at New America Foundation researching the impact of technology on social and economic mobility of youth. Prior to moving to the United States, he spent five years in Australia, working at Australian National University in Canberra. Lex is a native of Poland, where he lived through the political, economic and social transformation of the 1990s, and for the first time experienced the challenges and consequences of international migration.