Olivia Leonard

Associate Director, Federal Evidence Based Policy Implementation

Olivia Leonard is the Assistant Director for Federal Policy at Results for America. Prior to joining Results for America, Olivia worked on economic policy solutions as an independent consultant, at the American Council of Life Insurers, and in several congressional offices. Her focus at the American Council of Life Insurers was analyzing federal tax, retirement, and banking legislation. In the US House of Representatives, Olivia served as legislative director for Congressman Ruben Kihuen, a member of the House Financial Services Committee; she also was a fellow for Congresswoman Val Demings. Olivia additionally has worked for the Senate Judiciary Committee and former Senate Leader Harry Reid. Before transitioning to public policy, Olivia taught special education in Washington, DC. Olivia is pursuing a Master’s in Business Administration from Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business. She holds a Master’s in Education from Lynchburg University and a Bachelor’s in Political Science from Virginia Tech.