Gerrina Romadona Aryza is a Foreign Service Officer in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Indonesia. She was assigned consecutively to the Directorate of Asia-Pacific and Africa Intra-Regional Cooperation and Directorate of Trade, Industry, and Intellectual Property Rights where she was responsible for international economics and trade issues. Gerri will be pursuing an M.A. in International Finance and Economic Policy at the School of International and Public Affairs at Columbia University. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from Gadjah Mada University in 2008 with a B.A. in Economics where she subsequently served as a teaching assistant for more than 3 years. Gerri also participated in the American Field Service Intercultural Program in Germany from 2001-2002. In her spare time, she enjoys reading classic books, listening to jazz music, watching movies, swimming, and drawing expressionist paintings. She was born in Jogjakarta, Indonesia.