Ben Link is Senior Legal Assistant at Democracy Forward.

Prior to joining Democracy Forward, Ben worked for Washington, D.C.’s Deputy Mayor for Health and Human Services where his portfolio included policy and legislative work concerning homelessness, court-involved youth, and services for residents with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Ben holds a BA in Communications, Legal Studies, Economics and Government (CLEG) from American University and is looking to pursue a J.D. in the near future.