Rhianna Tyson Kreger

Rhianna Kreger 2019 HeadshotCommunications Director and
Managing Editor,
The Nonproliferation Review

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New Jersey


Rhianna Tyson Kreger is the CNS Communications Director and Managing Editor for the Nonproliferation Review, the only peer-reviewed journal focusing on the causes and consequences of the spread of weapons of mass destruction. With over fifteen years of experience in the field of disarmament, nonproliferation, and international security, Ms. Kreger has led the communications strategies of a variety of nongovernmental organizations as well as several private companies and small businesses. She is based outside of New York City.


From 2003-05, Ms. Kreger was the Project Manager of the Reaching Critical Will project of the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom, United Nations Office, after first entering the field of arms control and nonproliferation as an intern with the Washington-based Arms Control Association. Her work has been published numerous times online at The Huffington Post and Common Dreams, as well as in Disarmament Forum, the quarterly publication of the United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research (UNIDIR), The IAEA Bulletin, the flagship publication of the International Atomic Energy Agency, and others. Before joining CNS, she served as the Senior Communications Officer for the Global Security Institute for ten years, and has worked as a freelance editor, writer, and communications specialist for several private firms and individuals.


  • MSc in Global Politics (with distinction), the London School of Economics and Political Science
  • B.A. in Gender and International Relations, Hampshire College


CNS Work

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  • The Meaning of Iran’s Nuclear Weapon Program,” Huffington Post, May 18, 2012.
  • Wisdom or Fatal Folly,” co-authored with Jonathan Granoff, Huffington Post, March 15, 2011.
  • START-ing a New Security,” Huffington Post, September 23, 2010.
  • Rethinking Israeli Security,” Huffington Post, June 14, 2010.
  • “The Global Security Institute: Seeking true security for all through international cooperation,” in Chris Stout (ed.), The New Humanitarians: Inspiration, Innovations, and Blueprints for Visionaries (Praeger, 2009).
  • One Small Step for the Council…,” co-authored with Jonathan Granoff, Huffington Post, September 25, 2009.
  • “A Clarifying Call,” Disarmament Times, Spring 2009.
  • “Forsaking Space Weapons Would Spur Peace,” CommonDreams.org, March 26, 2008.
  • “A Time for Action,” Disarmament Times, Fall 2007.
  • “Reframing the Review Conference,” IAEA Bulletin, Spring 2005.
  • Major Proposals to Strengthen the Non-Proliferation treaty: A Briefing Book, co-authored with Claire Applegarth, Arms Control Association, Spring 2005.
  • US Seeks to Oust Chief to UN Nuclear Agency,” The Indypendent, January 27-February 9, 2005.
  • “Contextualizing Past, Present and Future Challenges to the NPT Regime,” Disarmament Forum, United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research, Fall 2004.
  • “Off to the Arms Race,” The Indypendent, March 19-31, 2004.