Cameron Hudson (@_HudsonC) is a senior fellow with the Atlantic Council’s Africa Center where his research focuses on the Horn of Africa. Previously, Cameron served as the executive director of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum’s Simon-Skjodt Center for the Prevention of Genocide. Cameron previously served as the chief of staff to successive Presidential Special Envoys for Sudan during the period of South Sudan’s separation from Sudan. From 2005 to 2009, he served as the Director for African Affairs on the staff of the National Security Council at the White House. He started his government career as an economist and intelligence analyst in the Africa Directorate at the Central Intelligence Agency. He has also worked in democracy and governance with the United Nations, the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe, and the International Organization on Migration. He is a graduate of the University of Virginia and the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University.