Joseph Lawlor, Program Associate

Joseph Lawlor is a Program Associate in Opportunity@Work’s Office of the President. In this capacity, he provides programmatic support to the President, Chief of Staff, and national TechHire initiative.

Before coming to Opportunity@Work, Joseph served as a White House Intern in President Obama’s National Economic Council, where he contributed to a portfolio of workforce initiatives including TechHire and the First Job Compact. Prior to working at the White House, Joseph served as an AmeriCorps member at the NYC Department of Homeless Services’ Educational Services Division and helped support sheltered families in Manhattan and the Bronx. During his senior year of college, Joseph interned with the Federal Reserve Bank of New York’s Economic Education Group and the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Office of the Secretary.

Joseph earned a B.A. in Economics and History summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa from the Macaulay Honors College at Lehman College of the City University of New York.