Yasmin Fallahkhair manages a network of state coalitions working to advance skills policies that support industry engagement, equity, public accountability, and job-driven investment. She manages this network in collaboration with local coalition leads, NSC staff, and national partners. Yasmin collaborates with NSC staff to provide state coalitions with customized technical assistance to achieve meaningful policy impacts, including through advocacy, communications, and peer learning strategies.
Prior to joining NSC, Yasmin served as a Senior Associate at Whiteboard Advisors, a strategic consulting and communications firm. In this role, she worked closely with policymakers, innovative entrepreneurs, and visionary organizations to build and implement thoughtful government affairs and marcom strategies. Yasmin also brings extensive experience and knowledge in education policy, having served the Data Quality Campaign for over 5 years in communications, development, and policy/advocacy roles.
Yasmin holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science from the University of Maryland, College Park and a Master of Public Administration from American University. She is based in Washington, DC.