Amy Ngai is the Partnerships and Training Director at the Sunlight Foundation. She works to engage the public on the use of data to promote transparency and open government. As part of that work, she develops partnerships in both the nonprofit and private sectors to unlock and generate innovative uses for government data. In addition, Amy also spearheads the training efforts at Sunlight, including Sunlight Academy, an interactive instructional portal on tools and resources pertinent to the open government community.
Amy has been part of the Sunlight team since 2011 and has over ten years of experience in civic engagement and voter access. Prior to joining Sunlight, she was a program director at FairVote working on electoral system reform. Amy has extensive experience working on elections including campaigns and ballot initiatives in New York, Massachusetts, Nevada, and Ohio.
A native of Brooklyn, NY, Amy received her B.A. in Politics from Mount Holyoke College and her MSc in Democracy and Democratisation from University College London.