Catherine Killough

Advocacy and Leadership Coordinator
Women Cross DMZ


Member Since 2020

Catherine Killough currently serves as Advocacy and Leadership Coordinator at Women Cross DMZ, a global movement led by women mobilizing for peace on the Korean Peninsula and an end to the Korean War. Previously, she was the Roger L. Hale fellow at Ploughshares Fund, the largest US philanthropic organization focused on reducing and eliminating nuclear weapons. While there, she organized the North Korea Advocacy Working Group, a coalition of arms control, peace, humanitarian, and national security groups in support of diplomacy between the US and North Korea. She holds an MA in Asian Studies from the School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University and a BA in English Literature from the University of Arizona.