Photo by Jeong X ParkCongratulations to Carlyn Cowen, CPC Chief Policy and Public Affairs Officer, for being recognized as a NYC 40 Under 40 Rising Star by City & State!
From the article:Carlyn Cowen has advocated on many issues, including health care access and human services funding.
Hearing stories about their mother’s early life in the Philippines under martial law sparked an awareness of social justice.
They protested the Iraq War during high school, and in college mobilized against a law that let North Carolina’s local law enforcement work on behalf of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
Amid the coronavirus crisis, Cowen has pushed for economic relief efforts to help vulnerable New Yorkers and the human services sector.