Arlan Fuller, JD, MA
Arlan Fuller is a research associate at Harvard FXB as well as the center’s executive director. He has experience in international policy, federal government operations, and legislative strategy. He has served as a public affairs consultant to the Formosan Association for Public Relations, a Taiwanese-American organization, where he worked with the Taiwanese government to coordinate their legislative efforts in the US Congress. He has also been a consultant to the Citizens Trade Campaign, where he advised grassroots labor and trade organizations on strategy for legislative campaigns regarding the Chile and Singapore Free Trade Agreements. He was the legislative assistant for international relations and trade policy to Congressman Sherrod Brown, a senior member of the House International Relations Committee. In this role he was responsible for the congressman’s policy campaign to increase USAID funding for anti-tuberculosis efforts as well as for organizing a legislative and whipping strategy with the House Democratic Caucus on trade policy issues. Mr. Fuller also worked for Senator Edward Kennedy, serving on the senator’s Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee staff, and focused on National Institutes of Health grants. Mr. Fuller received his BA in economics from the College of the Holy Cross. He holds a master’s degree in peace and conflict studies from the University of Ulster, Northern Ireland, and a JD from Boston College Law School.