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Chantelle Wilkinson

National Campaign Coordinator
Opportunity Starts at Home


Chantelle Wilkinson is the National Campaign Coordinator for the Opportunity Starts at Home campaign (OSAH). She comes to OSAH from New York where she worked as a budget analyst for the state legislature. There she assisted with enacting housing and transportation policies. In 2016, she worked on the Breathing Lights Campaign with the Center for Women in Government and Civil Society. The campaign highlighted the issues of dilapidated vacant housing in the capital region of New York State and spurred collaboration between artists, policymakers, land banks, and community organizations. Chantelle received her BA in Political Science with minors in Latin American/ Caribbean Studies and Spanish, and her MA in Public Administration, both from the Rockefeller College of Public Affairs and Policy at the University at Albany.