Supna Zaidi Peery is an attorney and a Strategic Policy Analyst at the Counter Extremism Project, a not-for-profit, non-partisan, international policy organization that combats the growing threat from extremist ideology. Ms. Peery’s areas of expertise include the roots of extremism, foreign policy, human rights, immigration, and development issues. Ms. Peery has represented victims of FGM at asylum interviews and detainees in deportation hearings. She also previously provided policy and intelligence analysis for the banking sector in New York City. Ms. Peery has written extensively on foreign policy, human rights, and religion for more than a decade.