Meet Our New Leaders: SSN Board and Management Team
Today, the Scholars Strategy Network is excited to announce six additions to our leadership team. Please join us in celebrating these exemplary individuals, all of whom will enable SSN to better support researchers in our mission to improve public policy and strengthen democracy.
The SSN Board of Directors sets the strategic direction for the organization, advancing our mission to ensure that research is used wherever policy decisions are made and empowering scholars in the project of strengthening democracy.
Joining SSN's board are: Darrick Hamilton, the Henry Cohen Professor of Economics and Urban Policy and the founding director of the Institute for the Study of Race, Stratification, and Political Economy at The New School; Hedwig Lee, a Professor of Sociology, Director of Undergraduate Studies, and Associate Director of the Center for the Study of Race, Ethnicity & Equity at Washington University St. Louis; and Ellen Nissenbaum, the Senior Vice President for Government Affairs for the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities.
The SSN management team oversees the day-to-day operation of the organization to help chapters and members across the country connect with policymakers, civic leaders, and journalists.
Read more about all six of our new leaders below.