Bio: Jasmin Ramsey
Jasmin Ramsey, Communications Director
Jasmin Ramsey is the communications director of the Center for Human Rights in Iran where she produces multimedia content and leads communications and social media outreach. From 2012-2016, Jasmin was the Washington, DC, correspondent for the Inter Press Service, an international news wire service, where she co-founded the award-winning US foreign policy blog, Lobe Log. During her leadership, Lobe Log was listed as a must-read site on US-Iran relations by prominent news sites and became the first blog to receive the Arthur Ross Award for Distinguished Reporting and Analysis of Foreign Affairs from the American Academy of Diplomacy. Numerous international news outlets including the BBC, CNN, France24, Al Jazeera English, Le Monde Diplomatique and the CBC have interviewed Ramsey and featured her reporting on US-Iran relations. The Guardian named her a top-10 twitter account to follow on Iran. Jasmin has also led communications and PR for various organizations in North America, including in the digital health and IT industries.