David Schleifer manages and executes Public Agenda’s research, including projects in health care, K-12 education, higher education and civic participation. Along with the rest of the research team at Public Agenda, David’s work elevates the views and voices of members of the public and other stakeholders through focus groups, surveys, in-depth interviewing and media analysis.
Dhara Shah is Public Agenda's Senior Engagement Associate, with over a decade of experience in social design, facilitation, and community organizing. She brings her own intersectional experiences and critical systems analysis to support community engagement efforts with non-profits, local governance structures, and organizations working towards social change through 1:1 coaching, organization-wide training, and technical assistance to operationalize equity.
Brian Schulz is part of Public Agenda’s communications team, which develops and implements strategies that highlight, explain, and publicize the organization's research and engagement programs. This includes media relations, outreach, and other broad forms of dissemination so Public Agenda's work can get in front of those who can help realize positive action.