Prama Verma is the Development & Communications Manager at Minds Matter NYC. She joins Minds Matter from the world of higher education, having previously served as the Program Coordinator of the Foreign Policy Institute at Johns Hopkins SAIS in Washington, DC, where she was responsible for executing its programming, marketing and communications strategies, and accounting. She has a passion for social justice and is very excited to be contributing to the Minds Matter mission. She graduated from Rutgers University, where she was inducted into Phi Beta Kappa and received a B.A. in Political Science and Economics with a minor in South Asian Studies and a certificate in American Politics and Public Policy from the Eagleton Institute of Politics.