Graeme Simpson is Director of Interpeace USA and Senior Adviser to the Director-General of Interpeace. Graeme founded the Centre for the Study of Violence and Reconciliation (CSVR) in Johannesburg, South Africa and was Executive Director from 1995-2005. He has worked extensively on transitional justice issues in South Africa, including with the Truth and Reconciliation Commission. From 2005, Graeme was Director of Country Programs at the International Center for Transitional Justice (ICTJ) and then Director of Thematic Programs. Graeme serves on the Editorial Board of the International Journal of Transitional Justice, and the International Advisory Board of the International Conflict Research Institute (INCORE) in Northern Ireland. He has worked with national and international civil society for over 25 years, advising government and non-governmental organisations in various countries.