Christina Pesavento is an editorial manager with the R Street Institute, responsible for ensuring the quality and accuracy of R Street’s written materials — particularly regulatory comments, letters, research proposals and op-eds.

She joined R Street full-time in November 2017, having most recently served as a copy editor for the Institute for Justice and a legal affairs fellow for the Committee for Justice.

Christina graduated cum laude from the University of Notre Dame and the American University Washington College of Law. In law school, she was note and comment editor for the American University Law Review and president of the school’s Federalist Society chapter.

She lives in Arlington, Virginia.