Nina Brandon joined Thorn Run Partners in September 2017 after spending much of 2016 working with two nonprofits – Virginia Organizing of Blacksburg, VA and Greenscheme of Washington, DC. – on issues related to food justice, women’s health, social justice and mental health. While at these groups, she provided support on a variety of social change and health care access projects.
Before joining the Thorn Run team, Nina interned for U.S. Senator Mark Warner (D-VA), assisting with constituent services and legislative research. Nina previously worked as an intern on the State Senate campaign of Traci Dippert in Virginia’s 17th District.
Nina graduated from Virginia Tech in 2016 with a Bachelor of Arts in Public and Urban Affairs and is currently pursuing a Master of Public Administration at George Mason University.