Darien Contu is the Manager of the Institute on Business and Government Affairs. Prior to joining TFAS, she worked at the Institute for Humane Studies as a Project Manager of Student Programs. There she managed a suite of Socratic discussion colloquia, reading groups, and lectures on the ideas of a free society for undergraduates at universities across the country. Before joining IHS, she interned with Defy Ventures and The Institute for Faith, Work, and Economics. Originally from small town Avoca, NY, Darien graduated from The King’s College, New York City with a BA in politics, philosophy and economics. She loves adventures, especially when they involve exploring a new city. In her spare time you can find her roaming around a book store, drinking iced lattes, or playing board games with her husband Isaiah.

Email: dcontu@tfas.org/Telephone: 202.986.0384