Danielle Mathias is the social media assistant at American Progress. Prior to joining American Progress, she served as an AmeriCorps volunteer for the Community Medicine Program at NYU Langone Health in Brooklyn, New York, working directly with women in the homeless shelter system as a patient navigator and care coordinator.

In her spare time, Mathias has served as a writer and contributor for the online entertainment source TalkNerdyWithUs. She also enjoys volunteering at animal shelters.

In 2015, Mathias earned a dual B.A. in international studies and economics from Guilford College in Greensboro, North Carolina.