Winnona DeSombre

Winnona DeSombre

Harvard Kennedy School
Georgetown Law School
Master in Public Policy Candidate & Juris Doctor Candidate, 2025
Winnona DeSombre


Winnona currently serves on the board of Women in Security and Privacy, spearheading multiple educational efforts to help women and minorities develop their careers in the security space. In addition to her Zuckerman Fellowship, she holds two other fellowships at the Belfer Center and the Atlantic Council, where her current research efforts are geared toward mitigating irresponsible cyber capability proliferation. Prior to Harvard, Winnona was a security engineer with Google’s Threat Analysis Group, tracking persistent cyber operations against Google users. She holds a BS in computer science and international relations from Tufts University.

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