Jacob Kaufman-Waldron is the Deputy Director for Media Relations on the Communications team. He leads the Center’s media relations team, developing and executing strategies to release and promote the Center’s content with the media to shape the public debate around key policy issues affecting the lives of low- and middle-income people.
Kaufman-Waldron conducts media trainings with Center experts and organizes events and press calls promoting the Center’s work.
Kaufman-Waldron joined the Center in 2015 as a Communications intern. He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts from the University of South Carolina Honors College. He served on the Biden-Harris Presidential Transition Team while on leave from the Center.