Shira Rascoe

Director of Chapters & Membership

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- Building chapters for impact
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- SSN Postdoctoral Fellowship program
- Policy and media trainings for scholars

About Shira

Shira Rascoe is the Director of Chapters & Membership. Along with the Chapters & Membership team, she supports SSN's 30+ chapters and members who improve policy and strengthen democracy at the state, local, and federal level. 

Shira joined SSN in 2014 and previously served as Postdoctoral Fellowship Director and Director of Communications. She was a 2017-2018 Organizing Fellow with the Jewish Organizing Institute and Network. Prior to SSN, Shira worked at Climate XChange in Massachusetts. She hails from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and graduated from Tufts University with a BA in Political Science and Environmental Studies.