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Adenike Huggins

National Urban League
Senior Director, Education Policy and Advocacy
Adenike Huggins is Senior Director, Education Policy and Advocacy. In this
role, Adenike assists with the research, analysis, writing support for the
Equity and Excellence Project (EEP), and the P-16 education reform and
advocacy portfolios. She functions as the liaison between National Urban
League and national partners and coalitions. Adenike also supports local and
statewide partners and coalitions in building advocacy and engagement for
equity and opportunity in federal education laws, statutes and implementation
at the state and local level.

Adenike prepares and coordinates regional and national convenings for the
Urban League movement, and in partnership with national organizations. Using
the information gleaned from these convenings, Adenike develops resources and
advocacy tools to further institutionalize effective approaches and

Throughout her career, she has designed and implemented evaluation plans,
managed relational databases, and developed and managed a variety of programs
including new public schools in New York City. Adenike graduated cum laude
with a Bachelor of Science in Public Affairs and earned a Master of Public
Administration, both from Baruch College. She is passionate about using
multiple modalities to distill complex ideas and democratizing access to
spaces for historically oppressed people.

My Speakers Sessions

Thursday, April 5