Doris Meissner

Senior Fellow, Migration Policy Institute

Doris Meissner is Senior Fellow of the Migration Policy Institute, a Washington, D.C. think tank dedicated to the study of the movement of people worldwide.  Previously, she served as the Commissioner of the United States Immigration and Naturalization Service, directing agency policy and operations from 1993 to 2000.  Doris has also held several posts with the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace and the U.S. Department of Justice.  She joined CARE’s Board in 2003.