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DC Alliance of Youth Advocates
Policy Analyst

Amy works with the DC Alliance of Youth Advocates, a coalition of over 130 youth-serving organizations specializing in strategic advocacy to advance policies that provide high-quality developmental opportunities for District youth. Prior to her work with DCAYA, Amy worked with a women’s workforce advocacy group in D.C. She holds a B.A. in International Relations from Simmons College, and is a graduate of the Washington Semester’s International Law and Organizations program at American University. She is an active member of Raise DC, sitting on the Youth Employment, Reconnecting Youth, and College and Credential Completion change networks and is excited to advance such collaborative efforts to ensure the District’s youth are connected to opportunities across the cradle-to-career continuum.