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emily whalen

Director of Strategy & Development

Emily Whalen is the Director of Strategy and Development for New Politics. She oversees the organization’s ambitious growth plans in order to support more military veterans and national service alumni as they run for office. Before joining New Politics, Emily spent nearly a decade working at Harvard University in professional education and fundraising. She holds a bachelor’s degree in history and communication from Boston College and a master’s degree from the Harvard Graduate School of Education.