Bevertone Anyonga, junior policy associate
As CEDAM’s junior policy associate, Bevertone contributes to CEDAM’s blog, policy research, and various policy updates to our members. Additionally, he aids in advocacy campaigns focused on educating both legislators and interested parties about pertinent issues within the community economic development field.
Currently, Bevertone is a senior at Michigan State University in the James Madison College perusing a double major in international relations and comparative cultures and politics with a minor in Muslim studies.
Prior to joining CEDAM, Bevertone was involved in nonprofits in Kenya engaged in community development where he focused his efforts on coordinating engagement between local legislators and members of the community on various issues. He also actively engaged in research on the effects of development projects on underrepresented communities.