Amanda Nesher is the Legislative Assistant in our Washington, D.C, office. In this position, she helps to coordinate and implement MAZON's advocacy agenda, including efforts to protect and strengthen the federal nutrition safety net, with particular emphasis on the food security needs for seniors, veterans, and military families. Amanda brings considerable experience in both the public and private sector. She previously worked as a corporate attorney at the offices of Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton LLP before relocating to Israel, where she worked as a Legal and Strategic Advisor for the Office of the Prime Minister. Amanda has a Masters of Laws from Columbia Law School in New York and a B.A. in Law from Cambridge University in England.