Galen is an analyst at the Jakarta office of Vriens & Partners. He joined the firm in 2018 as a Princeton in Asia Fellow.
Prior to joining Vriens & Partners, Galen served as the Princeton in Asia Fellow at the Lao Rugby Federation in Vientiane. In his role as Sponsorship and Outreach Coordinator, Galen was responsible for communicating with the federation’s global network of sponsors, developing key messages around its work, and organizing supporter tours to rural Laos. He also liaised with embassy staff, government ministries and the private sector to manage camps for the Federation’s youth rugby coaches.
Galen graduated from the University of Southern California with a bachelor’s degree in International Relations, where he also conducted research examining the influence of religion on international affairs. Galen is originally from Knoxville, Tennessee.