Halley Posner is finance coordinator for the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists. She is a recent graduate of Bates College, majoring in history and minoring in religious studies. While at Bates, she was the editor-in-chief of the student-run newspaper, The Bates Student; academically, she focused on nuclear weapons policy, specifically in the Asian theater. While in college, Posner interned for the Center for International Policy as a research intern where she conducted research projects focusing on North Korea and nuclear weapons, among other significant duties. Most recently, she spent the summer in Stuttgart, Germany with the International School of Stuttgart as a language instructor teaching English language skills to international children.