City/State: Tempe/Arizona
Country: United States of America
Current Organization: North American Center for Transborder Studies, Arizona State University (NACTS)
Title: Associate Director
Erik Lee
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Erik Lee serves as Associate Director at the North American Center for Transborder Studies. In 2008-2009, he served as managing editor for NACTS’ North America Next: A Report to President Obama on Building Sustainable Security and Competitiveness. From 2006-2007, Mr. Lee was program officer for the Merage Foundation for the American Dream, a foundation based in Newport Beach, California. He was assistant director at the Center for U.S.-Mexican Studies at the University of California, San Diego from 2002-2006. Before that, Lee served as assistant managing director at the Southwest Consortium for Environmental Research and Policy at San Diego State University. He has consulted for philanthropic and educational organizations and has also served as a resource for a large number of local, national and international media outlets.

Before completing his master's degree in Latin American Studies at UCSD in 2000, Mr. Lee worked as a university administrator and instructor in Hermosillo, Sonora for two and a half years. He received his bachelor's degree in English literature from the University of Arizona.