Pratik Chougule is the managing editor of The National Interest . He previously served as policy coordinator on the presidential campaigns of Mr. Donald Trump and Governor Mike Huckabee. From 2008-2009, Chougule was a Bush Administration appointee at the State Department in the Office of the Under Secretary for Arms Control and International Security. He has assisted a number of former State and Defense Department officials with their memoirs. Chougule has also worked for the International Center on Nonviolent Conflict, Baron Public Affairs and the Trilateral Commission. Chougule graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Brown University and holds a J.D. from Yale Law School. Follow him on Twitter: @pjchougule.