Corey is the Nuclear Threat Initiative’s vice president of international fuel cycle strategies. She recently returned to NTI after a three-year leave, during which she served as senior coordinator for nuclear security and nonproliferation policy affairs at the National Nuclear Security Administration, US Department of Energy (DOE). Corey led the DOE’s Iran Task Force, responsible for implementing the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) with Iran, and was the lead for the 2016 Nuclear Security Summit. Previously, she led the development and launch of the World Institute for Nuclear Security (WINS), an international organization based in Vienna, Austria. She also played a significant role in NTI’s initiative to create an international low-enriched uranium bank at the International Atomic Energy Agency.
Corey is editor of the book Cultivating Confidence: Verification, Monitoring, and Enforcement for a World Free of Nuclear Weapons (Nuclear Threat Initiative, 2010) and coauthored NTI’s “Innovating Verification: New Tools and New Actors to Reduce Nuclear Risks” report series. She is currently president of the Institute of Nuclear Materials Management (INMM) and serves on the board of directors for WINS. Corey holds a BA in government with a concentration in international relations from Clark University in Worcester, MA, where she was elected to Phi Beta Kappa.