Sophie comes to Melwood Global as an Account Executive, with a background in strategic communications and public affairs. After studying political science and economics at Yeshiva University, Sophie moved to Washington, D.C. where she gained political experience while working for a lobbying firm. She then spent two years as Regional Director for Government and Public Affairs at the Embassy of Israel, developing strategic relationships with key stakeholders and building the Embassy brand online. Sophie regularly wrote official briefs and spoke publicly on behalf of the Embassy.
She enjoys art museums, finding opportunities to practice her Spanish skills, and is always on the hunt for a good book.
B.A., Yeshiva University | Pursuing M.A., George Washington University
Sophie spent six months living in Barcelona to study Spanish and travel.
She is a proud New Englander and a native of our nation’s smallest state.
When not reading the news, Sophie is tearing through novels and historical fiction.
The Landscape It’s a busy week ahead on Beacon Hill with eight committee hearings and state senators and staff reviewing the 923 proposed amendments to their version of the Fiscal Year 2022 budget bill, S3. [...]
The Landscape All eyes, ears and Zooms will be focused on Chairman Aaron Michlewitz as he leads the $47.65 billion dollar House Ways and Means fiscal year 2022 budget debate this week. In years past, [...]
The Landscape All eyes will be on Senate President Karen Spilka Tuesday afternoon as she addresses the Government Affairs Forum of the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce. The annual address is an opportunity legislative leaders [...]
The Landscape It’s back to school — in April. Today marks the deadline for most of the state’s elementary schools to return to full-time in-person learning. Last month, the Board of Elementary and Secondary Education [...]
The Landscape Speaker Ron Mariano’s House is flexing some bold name muscle by bringing Deputy Director of the National Economic Council Bharat Ramamurti as the featured guest at Tuesday’s state House Committee on Federal Stimulus [...]
The Landscape The United States Senate narrowly passed President Biden’s $1.9 trillion “American Rescue Plan” late Saturday night after a marathon, 25-hour session, 50-49 along party lines. Highlights of the bill include an economic stimulus [...]