Global Trade Watch Experts & Staff

Global Trade Watch’s mission is to ensure that in this era of globalization, a majority have the opportunity to enjoy economic security, a clean environment, safe food, medicines and products, access to quality affordable services such as health care and the exercise of democratic decision-making about the matters that affect their lives.

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Experts & Staff

Melinda St. Louis

Global Trade Watch Director

Melinda St. Louis is the Global Trade Watch director. She provides expert analysis of technical trade agreement provisions and implications for domestic policymaking to Congress and high-level government officials, the press, and civil society partners in the U.S.

Melanie Foley

Global Trade Watch Deputy Director

As Deputy Director, Melanie Foley leads outreach and coalition building strategies to bolster Global Trade Watch's campaigns on global trade negotiations.

Ryan Harvey

National Field Director

Ryan Harvey comes to Public Citizen's Global Trade Watch with 20 years of experience in grassroots organizing, arts activism and independent journalism.

Luis Ramírez-Martínez

Research Director

Luis C. Ramírez-Martínez is the Research Director of Public Citizen’s Global Trade Watch. He develops and implements GTW’s research agenda covering trade law, policy, and globalization issues.

Andi Petrovic

Field Organizer

Andi Petrovic is a Field Organizer for Public Citizen's Global Trade Watch. She works closely with local and national partners to organize on trade-related issues.