Kathryn Bouchard is a researcher and policy analyst with a background in European Union policy making focused on international security and humanitarian policy. New to the transport field, she is particularly interested in developing her knowledge of international maritime and shipping policy.

Project Associate in the Transport Area of the Florence School of Regulation (European University Institute) since November 2016, Kathryn assists the FSR Transport team with its publications. She is the editor and proofreader of the Competition and Regulation in Network Industries SAGE Journal, as well as Network Industries Quarterly.

Kathryn also provides editorial, writing, translation and interpretation services. A native English speaker, she is fluent in Spanish and Italian. She is currently studying Portuguese and Catalan.

Kathryn holds her MA in European Union Policy Studies and BA in International Affairs and Spanish from James Madison University.