Michael Villafranca

Policy Analyst
202-467-4900 Ext: 
531

As a Policy Analyst Michael advocates with DC government agencies and the DC Council to improve services and supports for the District’s most vulnerable children and families, including children impacted by trauma. Prior to joining Children’s Law Center as a Policy Associate in 2015, Michael spent several years working as a Trauma Technician, providing medical support to the emergency department of Dell Children’s Medical Center in Austin, Texas. While in school, he volunteered with a national non-profit organization specializing in suicide prevention, where he advocated on children’s mental health policy issues at the state and federal level.

Education: 
George Mason University, BA, Government and International Politics
Professional Activities: 
Member, Certification Advisory Board, Safe School Certification Program (Washington, DC)