Maya Hamilton (My-Uh Ha-muhl-tn) is a manager on the Communications team. She plays a central role in supporting and coordinating NASTAD’s core communications activities and strategies that advance the organization’s mission and priorities and increase visibility and awareness. Prior to NASTAD, Maya worked in a variety of communications and public relations positions, with her most recent position being a communications intern at Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washington (RAMW). Maya received her B.S. in Public Relations, with a minor in Spanish, from Syracuse University and is currently pursuing a Master's in Public Health from George Washington University.