Michelle K. Massie

Deputy Director

Michelle K. Massie is Vice President of Program Operations at The Moriah Group where she also serves as the Deputy Director of Forward Promise. Previously, Ms. Massie led the Forum for Youth Investment’s efforts to better utilize data about opportunity in America in order to advance policies that improved racial, social, and economic equity. She was responsible for advancing the Forum’s Opportunity Nation initiatives, including the signature annual Opportunity Index data tool.

Ms. Massie brings more than 20 years of experience in workforce development, education equity, and advocacy journalism to The Moriah Group and Forward Promise. She is a graduate of Rutgers University and holds bachelor’s degrees in both journalism and political science. She received her Master of Public Administration from the University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public and International Affairs.