Ian is the Manager of Communication and Publications at the US-China Business Council since 2018. He hosts the weekly China Business Minute Podcast and is the videographer and editor for USCBC's videos. Ian also manages the social media presence and website of the Council in addition to covering the Belt and Road Initiative portfolio. He holds a master’s degree in International Affairs from the Elliott School of International Affairs at the George Washington University, where he was the editor in chief of International Affairs Review, the school’s graduate foreign policy journal. He also holds a bachelor’s degree in Political Science and International Studies from Indiana University.