Anna Ūdre is CEPA's Latvia StratCom contributor. She has reported for national radio, national newspapers, and the leading online news media in Latvia. She received her BA in communication science from Riga Stradins University. In Washington, D.C., she worked closely with the U.S. Congress, Administration, and its related agencies on issues related to Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania at the Joint Baltic American National Committee (JBANC). She received the prestigious Baltic American Freedom Foundation scholarship (BAFF).