Director of Advocacy – Chief of Staff
Caitlyn serves as a strategic partner and counsel to Advocacy leadership and staff. She also manages the advocacy team’s operational activities and cross-cutting projects and partnerships.
Caitlyn previously held the role of Advocacy Manager where she managed the state and federal advocacy portfolio for criminal justice reform at Arnold Ventures. Prior to that, she served as Advocacy Analyst where she supported the development of advocacy partnerships and strategies across the organization.
Before joining Arnold Ventures, Caitlyn was a Senior Associate at Waxman Strategies, where she provided policy counsel and public affairs campaign support to nonprofits and foundations in the technology, health care and environmental sectors. Caitlyn also worked at RALLY as an Account Associate, managing strategic communications campaigns for clients.
Caitlyn graduated with honors from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, with a degree in political science and public policy.