Ben joined the ACLU of Virginia as a Policy Analyst in January 2021. He supports the Advocacy Team as it develops and executes the ACLU-VA’s legislative agenda. Ben is excited to marry community-based insights, research evidence, and systems knowledge to advance policies that protect Virginians' civil rights and liberties. He also looks forward to building strong coalitions with individuals and organizations across the Commonwealth. Previously, Ben worked as a Policy Analyst for Connecticut’s community colleges. He graduated from Yale University with a B.A. in Political Science and certificate in Education Studies.
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