Maya Harris

Maya Harris and Kamala Harris at SF City Hall. (link) by Nick St. Charles is licensed CC BY 2.0 (link)




Political Analyst, MSNBC

Policy Adviser, Hillary Clinton for President (2016)

Political Party:

Democratic Party

Notable Relatives:

Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA)

Maya Harris is a Democratic Party policy advocate and policy adviser. She has served in leadership positions for a number of left-leaning organizations, including the Ford Foundation, Center for American Progress, and American Civil Liberties Union of Northern California. She is also a member of the advisory board of Democracy Forward and Democracy Forward Foundation, left-leaning litigation and advocacy organizations created by former Obama administration officials.

Harris is the sister of Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA).

Connected Organizations

  1. ACLU of Northern California (Non-profit)
    Former Executive Director
  2. Center for American Progress (CAP) (Non-profit)
    Former Senior Fellow
  3. Democracy Forward (DF) (Non-profit)
    Board Member
  4. Democracy Forward Foundation (DFF) (Non-profit)
    Board Member
  5. Ford Foundation (Non-profit)
    Former Vice President for Democracy, Rights and Justice
  6. PolicyLink (Non-profit)
    Former Senior Associate
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