Amy Batchelor MSW
Amy is a Presidential Management Fellow with The Lab @ DC for a developmental detail. She works on paid family leave and projects related to the Department of Employment Services.
Amy comes from the Office of Management and Budget where she is a Program Examiner covering a portfolio that includes the Wage and Hour Division of the Department of Labor, the Corporation for National and Community Service, and paid leave policy. She was responsible for the formulation of portions of the President’s Budget related to her portfolio, managing programs, and providing policy and regulatory analyses; particularly related to family and medical leave, minimum wage, and overtime policy. Prior to joining the Federal government, Amy was a Research Associate at the National Academies supporting a consensus study related to family caregiving for older adults.
Amy earned a B.A. in International Affairs from George Washington University and a Master’s of Social Work from Columbia University. Amy lives in Ward 2 and enjoys volunteering, yoga, and travel.