James McKeon

Program Officer, Global Nuclear Policy

James McKeon joined NTI in April 2019 and serves as a program officer with NTI’s Global Nuclear Policy Program. Prior to joining NTI, he was a Policy Analyst at the Center for Arms Control and Non-Proliferation where he worked on various issues related to U.S. nuclear policy, nuclear arms control, and global nonproliferation efforts. Concurrently, James served as the Political Director at Council for a Livable World, directing their congressional endorsement and campaign education activities and managing their education and lobbying efforts on Capitol Hill.

Previously, James was a Scoville Fellow at the Stimson Center in 2014-2015, and he worked in the UK House of Commons in 2012-2013 as a parliamentary researcher for the Scottish National Party, focusing on defense, nuclear, and security issues.

He holds a bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Northeastern University in Boston.