Mahalia Banton supports TPI staff and clients through program management, research, and administrative support. She works on a variety of projects and topics, many of which align with her passion for equity in education and beyond.
Mahalia graduated from Amherst College in 2019 with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science. While at Amherst College, Mahalia chaired the African & Caribbean Student Union, worked as a tutor at Reader to Reader, and joined the campus theater department as an actress. She also held a summer internship working on the reelection campaign of Mayor Danny Rivera in Lawrence, MA.