Tara Mancini is the Public Policy Manager at The National Campaign. In this role she supports the Public Policy Department’s advocacy work on federal appropriations and on opportunities to reduce teen and unplanned pregnancy through Medicaid and health care delivery system reform at the federal and state levels.
Tara previously served as the Public Policy Fellow at The National Campaign. She also worked at the Georgetown University Center for Children and Families, providing research assistance on Medicaid, the Children's Health Insurance Program, and the Affordable Care Act.
Tara earned a BA in Sociology and BA in Justice Studies from Rhode Island College and her MA in Sociology from American University. She lives in Washington, DC, where she can frequently be found laughing at a stand-up comedy show.