jaya uppal

Communications Associate

Jaya helps craft the public voice of New Politics through social media and communications strategy.

Before coming to New Politics, Jaya was a Peace Corps volunteer in Sierra Leone, where she taught secondary math and ran a Girls Club. She has also worked as an Undergraduate Admissions Interviewer and at EMILY’s List. She is a lover of people and ultimate frisbee.

Jaya is a proud graduate of The College of William & Mary, and currently resides in Washington, D.C.