Eben Cathey joined TIRRC as the Communications Coordinator three months ago. He was born in Smyrna, TN and graduated in 2006 from Rhodes College in Memphis. Eben was awarded a Rotary Ambassadorial Scholarship to study in South Africa for a year, where he earned a master’s degree in Political and International Studies. In 2009 he returned to Tennessee and worked as an organizer for a nonprofit committed to ending the production of nuclear weapons in Tennessee. Before joining TIRRC, Eben worked as a consultant in Ethiopia where he trained young leaders to run summer camps for children living with HIV.