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Amy Sobel

Vice President, Strategy & Planning

Amy provides leadership and strategic guidance in advancing Human Rights First’s mission and helps manage the day-to-day operations of the organization.  She works with both the program and operations side of the organization and the Board of Directors to facilitate the achievement of organization’s program objectives.

Before joining Human Rights First, Amy worked as public relations consultant and served as Managing Director for Women’s Campaign Fund, a bi-partisan political organization dedicated to electing women to political office at all levels. Prior to leading Women’s Campaign Fund, Amy worked as a Public Affairs Specialist at the U.S. Department of State. Earlier in her career, Amy ran the Washington office of Congresswoman Marjorie Margolies-Mezvinsky and served as a Legislative Aide for Congressman Harley Staggers, Jr.

Amy holds a Bachelor of Arts in Government from Franklin & Marshall College. She earned a Master’s degree in Multicultural Education from Eastern University and was a Klingenstein Fellow at Columbia University.

December 08, 2014
The legacy of slavery in United States history requires that the United States play a leading role in addressing the scourge of modern day slavery. 2015 marks the 150th anniversary of the...
June 20, 2014
Washington, D.C. - Human Rights First said that the 2014 Trafficking in Persons (TIP) Report released today by the State Department reinforces the need for additional training and resources to...
May 20, 2014
Washington, D.C.  – Human Rights First praised this week's bipartisan effort in the House of Representatives to pass a series of bills intended to address human trafficking and to condemn...