Lara Adekeye is a policy associate at The Century Foundation, focusing on issues of educational equity and school integration. Lara has a passion for advancing racial justice and educational equity. Prior to joining TCF, Lara worked on research focused on education, criminal justice, and housing policy. She also served as a fellow at the Boston City Hall Mayor’s Office of Resilience and Racial Equity and as a congressional intern in the Office of Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley. Lara received a BA in political science with a minor in African American studies from Boston University.