She is currently the executive director of the American Values Institute, an American’s Future project that uses evidence-based practices to combat prejudice in society.
During the 2004 election cycle, she served as the executive director of Citizen Change with Founder Sean “P. Diddy” Combs. Before their launch of the “Vote or Die” campaign, she was political director to Russell Simmons.
She has always been focused on improving the lives of young people with an emphasis on youth of color.