Kendall Bills is the Special Assistant to the External Affairs team. Kendall joined American Progress in October 2012, following her graduation from Carleton College where she majored in Women’s and Gender Studies. While at Carleton, Kendall worked for two years as a center associate at the Gender and Sexuality Center, providing the campus with programming around LGBT and women’s issues. She also interned with the Community Education team of Lambda Legal’s Southern Regional Office. Kendall is originally from Charlottesville, Virginia.