Neelam Sakaria serves as Chief of Staff of the Civic Signals Initiative at the National Conference on Citizenship. Prior to joining the team, she supported early-stage social entrepreneurs at Echoing Green and launched the organization’s national pilot developing entrepreneurship curriculum for HBCU students in partnership with Social Innovation + Change Initiative at the Harvard Kennedy School.
Curious to the end, she has also spent time exploring the Tel Aviv startup scene and reading up on refugee & asylum policy as a research assistant for Physicians for Human Rights. Neelam holds a B.A. from New York University. Outside of her many spreadsheets, you can find her walking the city, stumped on a crossword or in search of her next meal.