Caroline Kitchens spearheads the organization’s education and advocacy efforts on Capitol Hill and in the executive agencies. In addition to overseeing R Street’s federal engagement writ large, Caroline’s particular focus is on agriculture, harm reduction and energy policy.

Caroline joined R Street from the American Enterprise Institute, where she was a senior research associate in social and cultural studies.

She graduated with honors from Duke University with a bachelor’s degree in history and political science.

Caroline lives in Arlington, Virginia with her Boxer/Pitbull mix, Maurice, and her boyfriend.


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