Government Affairs Director
As the Government Affairs Director, Lecia Imbery is responsible for developing and implementing effective policy and government affairs strategies and campaigns in support of Vaccinate Your Family’s strategic goals, mission, and vision.
Lecia brings with her more than 20 years of experience in advocacy, policy, program management, volunteer management, and fundraising in the nonprofit sector. Prior to joining VYF, Lecia served as the deputy executive director and senior policy writer at the Coalition on Human Needs, an alliance of national nonprofits working together to promote public policies addressing the needs of people with low incomes. Prior to that, Lecia managed federal and state grassroots advocacy campaigns at the American Diabetes Association and the American Association of University Women.
Before moving to Washington, DC, Lecia worked for nonprofits and engineering firms in San Francisco and Chicago. Lecia has BS and MS degrees in Civil Engineering from the University of Illinois.