Rasheed A. Malik is a policy analyst for Early Childhood Policy at American Progress. Prior to attending graduate school, Malik was a government affairs and communications associate for the Metropolitan Waterfront Alliance, an organization with the goal of making the New York Harbor a shared, resilient, and accessible resource for all New Yorkers. He previously completed a graduate-study internship with the Poverty to Prosperity Program at American Progress, focusing on strengthening the social safety net, including Social Security Disability Insurance and unemployment insurance systems.
Malik holds a bachelor of science in public affairs from Baruch College of the City University of New York, or CUNY, and a master’s degree in public policy from the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy at the University of Michigan. He lives in Northern Virginia with his wife and two young children.
By Rasheed Malik
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