Oshane Mcrae is the campaign associate for Gun Violence Prevention at American Progress. Prior to joining American Progress, Mcrae worked for the National Association of County and City Health Officials, where he advocated to improve public health infrastructure and outcomes by eliminating social and economic barriers to optimal health and strengthening environmental health and safety. Mcrae holds a bachelor’s degree from Vanderbilt University and a master’s of public health from the George Washington University. He is originally from the Bronx, New York.