Law And Security Program
As the Program Associate for the Law and Security Program, Adam Jacobson coordinates the activities of Human Rights First’s coalition of retired Generals and Admirals who advocate for U.S. counterterrorism policy to comply with the rule of law. He also provides research and communications support to the Law and Security Program.
Before joining Human Rights First, Adam spearheaded the Generations Against Genocide division of the Simon Wiesenthal Center, which recruited the children and grandchildren of Holocaust survivors to raise awareness of and work against modern day genocide. He also coordinated the Wiesenthal Center’s advocacy at the United Nations.
Adam earned his B.A. in Political Science from the University of Mary Washington in 2006.