Abi Velasco

Racial Equity Policy Associate


Abi Velasco (she/they) is the Racial Equity Policy Associate for Congress Watch. She advocates for issues important to Black and brown people in Public Citizen’s priority areas, including consumer protections and access to justice. Prior to Public Citizen, they worked on affordable housing and homelessness policy on the state level and was a program manager for Social Movements + Innovation Lab. Abi received her MS in Public and Urban Policy from the Milano School of Policy, Management, and Environment at The New School.