Conference Speaker Biography
Talmira L. Hill
Annie E. Casey Foundation
Talmira Hill is a program associate with the Annie E. Casey Foundation since 1995, where her research has focused on youth development and economic opportunity for vulnerable young adults making a transition to adulthood. Prior to joining Casey, Ms. Hill worked in the U.S. Department of Education focusing on high school education reform and workforce education and training, and in the policy advocacy field with the Center for Law and Education on issues of education for low-income children and youth.
Ms. Hill also gained experience in international health issues as research coordinator for the Johns Hopkins University, as a practitioner with Africare and as a specialist on literacy issues in Senegal, West Africa. She holds a Master of Education degree from Harvard University and a Bachelor of Science degree in International Politics from the School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University.