Ms. Kosmyna is the Silicon Valley Lead for the Campaign to Stop Killer Robots. In her role, she seeks to energize the technology sector, elicit political support, and raise awareness of the Campaign in the California Bay Area. Previously, she spent two and a half years as a senior associate at Human Rights Watch in Washington DC, supporting the advocacy and research of the Arms Division and Refugee Rights Program. In this period, she contributed to the publication of several Human Rights Watch reports on killer robots, including Heed the Call: A Moral and Legal Imperative to Ban Killer Robots. Ms. Kosmyna also worked as a research consultant for the Russia/Ukraine team at the Institute for the Study of War, and as a Constituent Aide for the Ohio House of Representatives. She holds a BA in International Studies and minor in French from the Ohio State University.