Brianna Cea is a senior research and program associate in the Democracy Program, where she focuses on the census and redistricting. Cea's work has been featured in the Los Angeles Times, New York Times, Atlantic, and other outlets. Cea is also the cofounder and CEO of Generation Vote, a millennial outreach and mobilization project.
Prior to joining the Brennan Center, Cea interned with the New York Governor’s Office of Storm Recovery, the New York Governor’s Tenant Protection Unit, and the Office of Broome County Executive Jason Garnar. She also served as the Roosevelt Institute Regional Coordinator for the Lower Northeast region.
Cea graduated summa cum laude with a BA in political science and philosophy, politics and law from Binghamton University, where her honors work focused on democratic theory, political philosophy, and democratic governance. At Binghamton, Cea founded the Roosevelt Institute at Binghamton University, the Broome County Student Board of Advisors, and served as a Newman Civic Fellow.