Christine Kidwell is the Associate Director at the Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Center for Muslim-Christian Understanding. After graduating from Cornell University in 2005 with a Bachelor of Arts in English, Christine worked for Senator Christopher J. Dodd in his personal office and for the U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions. While attending Washington & Lee School of Law, Christine wrote for the Journal on Civil Rights and Social Justice, The Law News, and represented the school in national moot court competitions. She focused her studies on Alternative Dispute Resolution as well as international and human rights law. After passing the bar in 2009, Christine returned to Washington to work for a small labor and employment firm before returning to the political arena to work for former Mayor Adrian Fenty and the Council of the District of Columbia as an attorney and Policy Analyst.