Women and Public Policy Program, Harvard Kennedy School
Victoria Budson is a founder and Executive Director of the Women and Public Policy Program (WAPPP) at Harvard Kennedy School. She chairs WAPPP’s political training program “From Harvard Square to the Oval Office” preparing women to run for office. Budson’s policy advice is regularly sought by leaders across sectors. She has provided insights to the United States House of Representatives Committee on Financial Services, the White House Council on Women and Girls, amongst numerous others. Budson was recognized by CNN as one of Ten Visionary Women from across the globe. She earned a B.A. from Wellesley College and a master’s degree from Harvard Kennedy School.