Brittany Brown is a Special Assistant to the Chief of Staff and Senior Vice President at American Progress. Prior to joining American Progress, she was the deputy operations director in Iowa with Organizing for America, President Barack Obama’s re-election campaign. She has also worked for Greenberg Quinlan Rosner Research and the NAACP. Brittany is a graduate of Morgan State University, where she earned a bachelor’s degree in political science. She is a native of Jackson, Mississippi.