American University's School of Public Affairs Graduate Journal
Author: Alyssa Spina
Alyssa is currently working towards a Masters in Public Administration at American University with a concentration in nonprofit management and policy. Alyssa serves as the Editor in Chief of the journal. She also works in development/communications at Capital Area Immigrants’ Rights Coalition in DC. After graduating, Alyssa will continue to work with non-profit institutions to help them advocate for progressive policy-making. Alyssa is from Upstate NY and completed her undergraduate studies at Cornell University, where she received a BS in Industrial and Labor Relations and double minored in Inequality Studies and Law & Society.