Elizabeth Vasconcellos e Silva Resume
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Location: Bridgeport, CT, USA
School: Harvard University
Field of Study: Government and Economics

Elizabeth Vasconcellos e Silva Resume

ELIZABETH VASCONCELLOS E SILVA
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Harvard University, CAMBRIDGE, MA
Concentration in Government with a Secondary in Economics and a Citation in Spanish
Central High School, BRIDGEPORT, CT
• Harvard Book Award Recipient
• Presidential Volunteer Service Award Recipient
• Student Council Vice President WORK EXPERIENCE
FIGHTBACK CONNECTICUT, FAIRFIELD, CT
Volunteer
• Canvassed and phone banked in the local community in order to increase voter turnout.
REP. STEVEN HORSFORD RE-ELECTION CAMPAIGN
Campaign Fellow
• Responsible for donor research, building for campaign events, database management, and volunteer & donor
mobilization.
LEFTY STRATEGIES POLITICAL CONSULTING 2020
Field Intern
• Responsible for donor research, building for campaign events, database management, and volunteer & donor
mobilization.
LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE
DOE VIDA // DONATE LIFE 2015 - Present
Co-Founder
• We aim to recruit bone marrow donors in the US and in Brazil and work in partnership with the Icla da Silva
Foundation, the Be the Match National Registry, Amor Cura, and the Associação Amigos do Noivo to expand and diversify the bone marrow registry.
LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE AT HARVARD
Associate Communications Chair of Latinas Unidas de Harvard College 2019 - 2020
• Latinas Unidas (LU) is a cultural organization that provides a forum for community building, intellectual discussion, and the
empowerment of Latinx women. As Associate Communications Chair I help coordinate events and make sure the community
is informed.
Brazil Conference at Harvard & MIT 2019 - Present
• The Brazil Conference is a student run conference that fosters debate and creates ideas about the future of Brazil. As a part of
the Content Team, I worked specifically on developing a panel on economic inequality in Brazil.
Harvard Institute of Politics (IOP) 2019 - Present
• Through the IOP I have been a part of the Campaign and Advocacy Program and the Politics of Race and Ethnicity Program,
where I have had the opportunity to engage in debate and work with others to come up with new policy ideas.

SKILLS & INTERESTS
Languages: Spanish and Portuguese
Technical Skills:
• Programming skills: R
• Collaboration
• Task Management
• MS Office
• NGP VAN Database
• Critical thinking skills

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