Lisette Pylant is the office manager at American Progress. Prior to joining American Progress, she interned for the Democratic Governors Association, as well as with the marketing team at the Democratic National Committee. Most recently, Pylant completed a fellowship in election statistics and analytics with Clarity Campaign Labs. Pylant is originally from Oakland, California, and has also called upstate New York home. She earned her bachelor’s degree in international politics and Islamic world studies from The Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C.