Speaker Details


Leon Andrews
Senior Fellow, Institute for Youth, Education & Families, National League of Cities

Andrews has led all of the Institute’s youth development work with mayors and other municipal leaders around the country since 2006. Before that, he completed a research fellowship at The Forum for Youth Investment. He also worked for Sen. Barbara Mikulski (D-Md.) and held positions at the U.S. Department of Justice, the Allegheny County Department of Human Services, YouthBuild Pittsburgh, the Development Corporation of Columbia Heights, and PricewaterhouseCoopers, among others. He is a published author and serves on a number of national and local boards.