Sejal Singh is the Campaigns and Communications Manager for the LGBT Research and Communications Project at American Progress. She comes to American Progress with expertise working in educational equity, nondiscrimination, and civil rights policy.
Prior to joining American Progress, Singh worked in the New York State Senate as a legislative aide to state Sen. Brad Hoylman (D), where she focused on affordable housing, homelessness, and higher education policy. She also worked as a policy and advocacy coordinator for Know Your IX—a national campaign to end gender-based harassment and violence in schools—where she organized successful campaigns against state campus carry and mandatory police referral bills. In 2015, she worked closely with New York Governor Andrew Cuomo’s office to enhance and pass Enough is Enough, the most progressive statewide legislation to date fighting gender-based violence on college campuses.
Singh graduated with honors from Columbia University with a B.A. in political science in 2015.
By Sejal Singh
|Betsy DeVos: Secretary of Discrimination?||Center for American Progress||July 12, 2017|
|The Senate Health Care Bill Would Be Devastating for LGBTQ People||Center for American Progress||July 6, 2017|
|Widespread Discrimination Continues to Shape LGBT People’s Lives in Both Subtle and Significant Ways||Center for American Progress||May 2, 2017|
|The Trump Administration Is Rolling Back Data Collection on LGBT Older Adults||Center for American Progress||March 20, 2017|
|In Trump’s Sights: Dismantling Equality in Lending||The Advocate||February 21, 2017|
|Tom Price Would Jeopardize LGBT People’s Health and Wellness||Center for American Progress||January 18, 2017|
|Attorney General Nominee Jeff Sessions Threatens Basic LGBT Rights||Center for American Progress||January 6, 2017|