Akila Radhakrishnan is the President of the Global Justice Center, where she directs GJC’s work to establish legal precedents protecting human rights and ensuring gender equality. Akila leads GJC’s efforts to ensure justice and accountability for the genocides of the Yazidi and the Rohingya. She has authored numerous reports and provided legal expertise to domestic and international stakeholders and policymakers, including the International Criminal Court, the United Nations, and the European Union. Akila received her J.D. from the University of California, Hastings and holds a B.A. in Political Science and Art History from the University of California, Davis.