Jodi Grant

Executive Director
Afterschool Alliance

Jodi Grant oversees all aspects of the Afterschool Alliance’s work – setting its goals and strategies for re-authorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act, working with the field to help programs tap into federal funding streams, and supervising research to help national, state and local after school advocates and providers support, create and expand quality after school programs. Prior to joining the Afterschool Alliance, Grant served as Director of Work and Family Programs for the National Partnership for Women & Families. In that position, she worked to protect and expand the Family & Medical Leave Act, and was a member of the team that successfully defended the law before the U.S. Supreme Court. Prior to that, she worked on Capitol Hill as General Counsel to the Senate Budget Committee and as Staff Director for a Senate Committee. Her legislative accomplishments include expanded support for the child tax credit, the Child Health Insurance Program, and class size reduction. She also served as liaison to the National Governors’ Association, where she worked closely with Republican and Democratic governors. Grant graduated from Yale University with honors and was elected senior class president. She received her law degree from Harvard University, where she was elected class president (first marshall). She currently serves as: a Trustee of the America’s Promise Alliance, and on the Steering Committee of the Coalition for Community Schools. Grant, her husband and two children live in Bethesda, Maryland.

Jodi Grant will be speaking at:

Afterschool Policy Advisors Network (APAN) Luncheon

March 12, 2018 12:15 pm - 1:30 pm ,

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