Michael Breger is a Master of Liberal Arts candidate at Stanford and a graduate of the University of Virginia, where he studied history and astronomy. While at UVA, Michael was an active member of Model United Nations and was the editor-in-chief of The Virginia Journal of International Affairs. A history buff and avid follower of international current events, Michael loves learning about different cultures, languages, and literatures. Before joining APARC, Michael worked at the Stanford Center for Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies and, prior to that, in a variety of sales and marketing roles in Silicon Valley. When he is not at work, Michael enjoys reading, music, and the outdoors.