Manager, Outreach and Special Projects
Leah Puttkammer is the Manager of Outreach of Special Projects at American Progress. Prior to joining the organization, Leah was a member of the communications team at the American Civil Liberties Union of Tennessee, where she directed public education campaigns and events. Previously, Leah worked at The Brookings Institution, where she managed administrative and outreach activities for the Tax Policy Center and the Retirement Security Project and served as development coordinator of the Economic Studies Program.
Leah received a B.S. in political science and a second B.S. in journalism from Oklahoma State University.