Elisa Trotta Gamus is lawyer specializing in international law and politics. She received her law degree from the Universidad Central de Venezuela. In 2010, she graduated with a dual M.A. in sustainable international development and coexistence and conflict from Brandeis University on a Fulbright fellowship. Elisa has participated in numerous activities to promote human rights in her native country, Venezuela, as well as in Brazil, the U.S. and Argentina. She was very active in the Venezuelan Jewish community, promoting Jewish values on the international level. Currently, Elisa lives in Argentina and is a member of the Latin American Jewish Congress’ New Generations program and the Jewish Diplomatic Corps Steering Committee.