Roxanne Heston is a member of Yale University's Global Politics of Artificial Intelligence Research Group. Formerly she worked at the Centre for Effective Altruism, where at different points she collaborated on EA Global, EAGx, the Executive Office, and EA Grants. She has spoken about effective altruism in numerous conferences and publications. Roxanne studied economics, finance, and mathematics at Tulane University, as a recipient of their full-tuition Paul Tulane Award. She was a member of the Altman Program in International Studies & Business and Alpha Kappa Psi business fraternity, and graduated with both Omicron Delta Kappa and Latin honors.