Sharice supports the Racial Wealth Divide Initiative team on the Building High-Impact Nonprofits of Color and African American Financial Capability Initiative projects. In this role, Sharice provides technical assistance and best practice implementation to nonprofit leaders in four cities with the goal of eliminating economic disparities in communities of color. Additionally, Sharice assists with managing the communication efforts for the Racial Wealth Divide Initiative, including the Race & Wealth Podcast and the Bridging the Racial Wealth Divide Facebook page. Sharice comes to Prosperity Now from Grant Associates where she was a government contractor working with DC’s Workforce Investment Council and the Department of Employment Services. There, she helped to evaluate the performance of the city’s one-stop employment system and implement best practice solutions to improve the system’s effectiveness. Her policy work began at the Department of Education, where she gained experience with internal training and curriculum development. Sharice holds an MPP and an MBA, both from the University of Maryland College Park and a Bachelor of Science in Finance and Management from Georgetown University.