Kwame Akosah

Equal Justice Works Fellow

Kwame is an Equal Justice Works Fellow at the Brennan Center, working primarily in the Democracy Program on voting rights restoration for people with criminal convictions. Prior to the Brennan Center, he interned with the New York City Mayor’s Office of Operations, the ACLU Voting Rights Project, the Brennan Center’s Democracy Program, and Project Vote. Kwame is a graduate of the University of California Los Angeles and Fordham Law School where he received the Monsignor James J. Murray Prize for Achievement in Public Service, and the Archibald R. Murray Public Service Award. His fellowship is sponsored by the Ottinger Foundation and Greenberg Traurig, LLP.