April helps advance the Budget & Policy Center’s strategic communications.
She previously served as communications and operations coordinator with our organization and as legislative assistant to Washington State Representative Eric Pettigrew. She also served on the policy and government affairs teams at Community Health Plan of Washington as well as holding roles at Seattle Children’s and a private criminal defense law firm. She has a bachelor’s degree in law, societies, and justice from the University of Washington.
April loves connecting with the natural world and is passionate about protecting the biosphere now and for future generations. She enjoys hiking, running, reading, and gardening. And she is also active in the zero waste movement.
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