Kyra is a Political Officer in the Greater China Division at Global Affairs Canada. She recently graduated from Harvard University with a B.A. in Government and a Foreign Language Citation in Chinese. Kyra is the Academic Director of the Canada China Forum, a co-founder of the Intercollegiate U.S.-China Journal, and a former Young Ambassador of the Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy. As a CAYP fellow, she looks forward to deepening her understanding of China and the Asia Pacific while pursuing her research interests in soft power, culture, and threat perception.