Amy Shrago currently serves as Health and Legislative Policy Analyst for Alameda County Supervisor Keith Carson in that capacity she is responsible for keeping Supervisor Carson’s office in the forefront of the health care debate at a local, state and national level. She is also responsible for tracking and advocating for state and federal legislation that impacts Alameda County.. In addition to Health and Legislative policy Amy is the staff person responsible for transportation policy for Supervisor Carson’s office.
Prior to joining Supervisor Carson’s team Amy spent almost four years at Planned Parenthood: Shasta-Pacific where she was the Community Engagement Manager and facilitated an affiliate wide client advocacy program as well as worked on state and federal legislation including the budget and ran two successful campaigns to defeat state ballot initiatives.
Amy also serves as the Co-President of the National Women’s Political Caucus chapter in Northern Alameda County. The National Women's Political Caucus works to build women's participation in the political process by increasing the number of pro-choice women in elected and appointed positions, specifically by recruiting, training, and supporting women who seek those elected and appointed offices. NWPC Alameda North concentrates on candidates in Alameda, Albany, Berkeley, Emeryville, Oakland, Piedmont and San Leandro, California.
Ms. Shrago holds a Bachelor’s and Master’s of Public Policy.