Interim Vice President for Congressional Relations & Economic Justice National Partnership for Women & Families
Lelaine is the Interim Vice President for Congressional Relations & Economic Justice where she is responsible for creating and executing strategy, issue campaign and outreach plans for the National Partnership for Women & Families.
Before joining the National Partnership, Lelaine was the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Legislative Relations at HUD during the Obama Administration. Her Capitol Hill experience includes working for Rep. Judy Chu and the Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus, Rep. Corrine Brown, and Rep. Jerrold Nadler.
Lelaine attended the University of Florida and the Graduate School of Political Management at The George Washington University.
In this session, a panel of experts will discuss how the cascading economic consequences of the pandemic are reversing years of progress in workplace equity, and may have long-term implications for women’s financial lives for years to come.