Policy Analyst

Michael Evangelist
mevangelist@nelp.org
(734) 274-4330 x159
Michigan Office

Biography
Michael joined NELP in 2010. As a member of the Economic Adjustment Initiative and Unemployment Insurance teams, his work includes research, analysis, and advocacy in support of state and federal programs for jobless workers as well as unemployment insurance reform. Prior to joining NELP, he was a policy analyst at the Center for Economic Progress in Chicago where he advocated on behalf of low-income workers for progressive federal tax policies and savings incentives. Michael became interested in social justice issues while serving as a Peace Corps volunteer in Ukraine.

Education
M.P.P, University of Michigan
B.A., University of Notre Dame