Corinne Thomas is program manager at the Stanford Center on Global Poverty and Development. She is also a resident fellow in Crothers Hall, an undergraduate dorm with a Global Citizenship theme. At Stanford, she has also worked in Residential Education and in the School of Engineering. From 2008 to 2009, she was adviser to Stanford in Government, a student-led affiliate of the Haas Center for Public Service, which she continues to do on a pro bono basis. In 2010 Stanford in Government honored her with its Distinguished Service Award.
Ms. Thomas has worked in university administration, international political consulting, investment analysis, and at Labour Research Service, South Africa's first socially responsible investment company, in Cape Town, South Africa.
Ms. Thomas was born in Germany and raised in England by a French mother and an American father. She has dual nationality, American and French. Ms. Thomas earned Master's degrees in international studies from Georgetown University and in business from Johns Hopkins University.