Aline Batarseh is acting president of Al-Shabaka. She is a community organizer and development professional. She has extensive fundraising experience working with international and Palestinian non-profits aimed at advancing human rights, and approaches her work from an intersectional perspective. She has close ties with many civil society organizations in Palestine as well as in the United States, and frequently provides advice and support to help nurture their efforts. Aline has a master’s degree in Law and Diplomacy from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University. She has long supported Al-Shabaka’s work and its commitment to bringing Palestinian voices, knowledge, and experience to policy analysis and strategy development.