Speechwriter and Policy Analyst
Kristina Costa is Speechwriter to the Chair and Counselor and a Policy Analyst at American Progress. She also conducts research and writes on Social Impact Bonds and other topics in government reform. She has presented on Social Impact Bonds domestically and internationally.
Prior to joining the executive team, Kristina worked with CAP’s Doing What Works project and the Economic Policy department, writing on issues in regulatory policy, innovation, education, and infrastructure, among other areas.
Kristina received her B.A. in political philosophy from Wellesley College. Before joining American Progress, she served as a legislative correspondent for Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (D-NH).