April helps advance the Budget & Policy Center’s strategic communications.
She has been working in and around the Washington State Legislature since 2008 and has a bachelor’s degree in law, societies, and justice from the University of Washington. April believes that achieving economic justice will require reimagining systems and prioritizing the inherent value and dignity in every person. Her goal is to put people first in her work and to lift up joy and resilience whenever possible.
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. She is currently pursuing learning more about her family’s Chinese cultural traditions through food, festivals, and qigong.
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