Research/Communities of Practice Consultant
Daniela Lewy serves as a Consultant to the Education Redesign Lab and is a Managing Partner at Social Determinants of Health Consulting, where she supports domestic and international organizations to use a multi-sector approach to address poverty. Prior to this, Dr. Lewy was a political appointee in Governor McAuliffe's administration, serving as Executive Director of the Virginia Governor's Children’s Cabinet. Before joining the Governor's Office, Dr. Lewy was on the International Health faculty at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health in Baltimore, Maryland, working and teaching at the intersection of health, education, workforce, social services, and juvenile justice in the US and overseas. Dr. Lewy is also the co-founder and board member of Thrival World Academies, a network of free, publicly funded, credit-bearing, study abroad high schools for students from low-income neighborhoods. Dr. Lewy holds a Bachelor's degree from Wesleyan University, a Masters in Public Health from Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, and a Doctorate in Education Leadership from Harvard University.