Taimarie Adams serves as Director, Government Relations at Service Year Alliance. She has more than seven years of legislative affairs experience managing education policy at the local, state, and federal levels. Prior to joining Service Year Alliance, Taimarie worked with the Association of Community College Trustees, an organization that promotes high-quality and affordable higher education, student success, and the opportunity for all individuals to achieve economic self-sufficiency. In her free time, she enjoys taking cooking classes, spinning at the best cycle studio in the DC metro area, and training for her first half marathon. She also loves spending time with her sweet rescue dog and avoiding confrontations with her not-so-sweet rescue cat.
She received a Bachelor of Arts in both Psychology and Speech Communications from the Pennsylvania State University and her Juris Doctor from Harvard Law School.