Danny Rossi

Danny is an activist, data analyst, and program evaluator committed to advancing social justice initiatives. Danny currently serves as the Manager of Data Systems at Chicago Scholars, a leadership and college access program for first generation and low-income students. Prior to that, he was the Evaluation and Innovation Manager at North Lawndale Employment Network and its social enterprise, Sweet Beginnings, a fellow with the City of Bloomington Planning Department, and a two-year AmeriCorps volunteer. Danny is also an advocate for queer and transgender young people and is currently on the collective leadership board of Project Fierce Chicago, a facilitator with Youth Outlook, and previously volunteered with the Indiana Transgender Rights and Advocacy Alliance Speaker’s Bureau and Chicago’s Broadway Youth Center. Danny earned a Master’s Degree with a concentration in Policy Analysis from the Indiana University School of Public and Environmental Affairs and a Bachelor’s degree from Illinois Wesleyan University.