Rebecca Malaga is the special assistant to the Development team at American Progress. Prior to joining American Progress, she interned with the Atlantic Council’s Future Europe Initiative, where she supported their work on bolstering the trans-Atlantic relationship through event planning and communications support. She has also interned with the American Academy of Nursing, assisting with outreach and communications to advance nursing expertise in health policy.

Malaga received a B.A. in political science and French from St. Mary’s College of Maryland in 2020.