Caroline Kitchens spearheaded R Street’s education and advocacy efforts to elected officials and policymakers, both in Washington, D.C. and in state legislatures across the country. In addition to overseeing R Street’s government affairs writ large, Caroline’s particular focus was 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 in history and political science.

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

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