Danyelle Solomon serves as policy counsel in the Brennan Center’s DC office where she focuses on justice and democracy issues. Prior to joining the Brennan Center, Danyelle served as Legislative Counsel at the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy within the Office of Legislative Affairs. Danyelle also served as counsel to Senator Benjamin L. Cardin, Chairman of the Terrorism and Homeland Security Subcommittee of the Senate Judiciary Committee. She also has served on the Judiciary Committee during the Supreme Court confirmation hearings of Justices Sotomayor and Kagan, acting as a lead attorney for Senator Cardin during the hearings.
Danyelle obtained her J.D. from the Pennsylvania State University, and graduated from the University of Miami with a B.A. in Political Science.