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Road Trip to Trinity

Pictures: Alexandra Bell / Owl Café / Twin Peaks

Editor’s Note: This story comes to us from Alex Bell, Senior Policy Director at the Center for Arms Control & Non-Proliferation and former Director for Strategic Outreach in the Office of the Under Secretary for Arms Control and International Security at the Department of State, who we profiled here. Click through the photos above to read about her road trip to the site of the first U.S. nuclear weapons test, Trinity, and explore the links below to learn more.

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Alexandra Bell


Alexandra (Alex) Bell is the Senior Policy Director at the Center for Arms Control and Non-Proliferation and the Council for a Livable World. Before that, she served as a Senior Advisor to the Under Secretary of State for Arms Control and International Security. A returned Peace Corps Volunteer and a UNC alumna, she is the only WMD policy expert to ever come out of Tuxedo, North Carolina… probably.


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