The Policy Equity Group is a creative consultancy designed to make socially conscious individuals and organizations stronger advocates for their own policy priorities, products, services, programs, and social interventions. We do this by:
- Working to create more compelling arguments for our client’s policy positions;
- Helping to build an evidence base for the effectiveness of a policy, program, product, or service;
- Framing and communicating a policy agenda to align to Administration and Congressional priorities; and,
- Conducting outreach and grassroots organizing to relevant constituent groups.
Mr. Capizzano is introduced
at the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics National Summit.
The company’s founder, Jeffrey Capizzano, is a nationally-known advocate and researcher with both private and public sector experience. Most recently, he was a Senior Policy Advisor in the Department of Health and Human Services where he helped to oversee the administration of over $16 billion worth of federal programs. Prior to his work at HHS, Mr. Capizzano was Vice President of Research and Public Policy at an educational services company where he led their public policy initiatives and developed the company’s research agenda. He also spent 7 years at the Urban Institute, a prominent Washington, D.C.-based think tank, where he conducted policy-related research in the areas of early childhood, education, and youth policy.
These professional experiences give Mr. Capizzano a unique perspective and skill-set that he employs to help socially-conscious individuals and organizations better fulfill their missions. As a former researcher, advocate, and government official, he understands all sides of the policymaking process and knows how to move a policy agenda.