Co-Founder & Executive Director, Platform
Jennifer Mandelblatt is a Co-Founder and the Executive Director of Platform. In this role, she serves as the facilitator for the Directors Team, focuses on Platform’s growth and expansion, fosters a national community of young leaders, leads trainings on legislative engagement across the country, and organizes lobbying initiatives. She received her B.S. in Industrial and Labor Relations with a minor in Inequality Studies from Cornell University in May 2017, just months before the team relaunched Platform. While on campus, Jen was featured in Business Insider’s 2015 article, “19 Incredibly Impressive Students at Cornell.” She interned with the U.S. Department of Labor Women’s Bureau and the U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions. Outside of Platform, Jen serves as the Congressional Council Co-Liaison for the Women’s Information Network and Co-Chair of the Young Democrats of the Woman’s National Democratic Club.