Jacob Kaufman-Waldron is the Media Relations Manager on the Center’s Communications team. He works with the Center’s policy analysts and legislative teams to respond to media inquiries. He also develops and executes 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 Americans.
Kaufman-Waldron conducts media trainings with Center experts and organizes events and press calls promoting the Center’s work. He focuses specifically on the federal budget and taxes, health care, and economic policy.
Kaufman-Waldron joined the Center in 2015 as a Communications intern. He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in political science and history from the University of South Carolina Honors College.