DONOVAN HICKSPolicy Assistant, Georgetown Center on Poverty & Inequality
Donovan is currently completing his M.Phil. in Sociology at Trinity College Dublin as a national George J. Mitchell Scholar. His thesis focused on social movement effectiveness using local media as a proxy for cultural change. He received a BA in Government and BS in Finance from Wofford College, graduating Phi Beta Kappa and Magna Cum Laude. There, he served as both Student Body VP and President of the Pre-Law Society. Donovan is a Gates Millennium Scholar, Bonner Scholar, PPIA Fellow, and a Truman Scholar – becoming the first person in 25 years to be named as such from his college.