Niara Walden is the Program Assistant at Breakthrough where she will be assisting with a
variety of tasking including data entry and program implementation. She is a recent graduate of
Fordham University, where she majored in Political Science and minored in Theatre. While at
Fordham, she performed with an improv troupe, participated with student activist groups, and
presented research on political efficacy among African American women at the National
Conference on Undergraduate Research.