Senior Administrative and Special Projects Assistant

Richa Lagu

 Senior Administrative and Special Projects Assistant

Richa Lagu advances the Barbara Lee Family Foundation’s mission to increase women’s political representation by supporting Executive Director Amanda Hunter and the rest of the team with special projects, operations, scheduling, communication, and logistics.

Before working with Team Lee, Richa was the Community Manager for AdirA, a health-tech startup focusing on empowering women as the Chief Wellness Officers of their families. While completing her undergraduate degree, she worked as an Office Assistant at New York University’s Prison Education Program, furthering their mission to provide education to incarcerated men in upstate New York.

Richa received her BA in Metropolitan Studies from New York University, with minors in Spanish and Urban Education Studies.

There is no force more powerful than a woman determined to rise –Bosa Sebele