Joanna Ain

Associate Director, Policy

Joanna Ain is an Associate Director of Policy at Prosperity Now. In this role, she focuses on policies that help working families save and support turning the tax code right-side up. Joanna came to Prosperity Now after six years at the Housing Corporation of Arlington, a nonprofit community development corporation in Arlington, Massachusetts. There, she implemented Arlington’s Homelessness Prevention and Rapid Re-Housing Program with federal stimulus money and managed the organization’s fundraising, marketing and policy work. Joanna began her post-college career at the Jewish National Fund, working in their Boston office to raise funds for infrastructure development in Israel.   

Joanna holds a Master in Public Administration from Harvard Kennedy School of Government and graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts in History from Cornell University. Outside of the office, she plays the bassoon, volunteers for VITA (the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program) and is a Director of the Cornell Club of Washington.