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Amy Hanauer

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Amy Hanauer

Executive Director

Amy Hanauer is the founding executive director of Policy Matters Ohio. She has a master’s of Public Administration from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and a B.A. from Cornell University. Before starting Policy Matters in 2000, Amy did research and policy work in Wisconsin, Colorado and Washington D.C. In addition to running Policy Matters, Amy does research on work, wages, tax policy, energy policy and other issues. Amy is on the board of directors and the executive committee of the national think tank Dēmos, the steering committee for Emerald Cities Cleveland, and the advisory committee to the national Economic Analysis and Research Network (EARN). Read her Dissent Magazine article on local innovation, her piece on Ohio in a 2011 edition of The Nation magazine, this profile about her that ran in the Plain Dealer, or her piece for Belt Magazine on starting a movement (with a bonus reference to bicycles!).

Amy Hanauer is the founding executive director of Policy Matters Ohio, which creates a more equitable, vibrant and inclusive Ohio through research, coalition building and policy advocacy. She has a master’s of Public Administration from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and a B.A. from Cornell University. Before starting Policy Matters in 2000, Amy did research and policy work in Wisconsin, Colorado and Washington D.C. In addition to running Policy Matters, Amy does research on work, wages, tax policy, energy policy and other issues. Amy is vice chair of the board of directors of the national think tank Dēmos, and serves on governing bodies for Emerald Cities Cleveland, the national Economic Analysis and Research Network (EARN), and the national State Priorities Partnership. In America’s most important swing state, Hanauer provides a passionate voice about how to make an economy that works for all.

Sessions

October 27, 2015
Helping your Community Flourish as the Well Runs Dry

08:00  -  09:00