Madlyn is the Communications Manager for NUMO, the New Urban Mobility alliance, hosted by WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities. She works to build awareness of and support for NUMO by engaging with the media, experts, and the public.
Prior to joining WRI, Madlyn worked as a writer, editor, journalist, producer, and communications consultant. She was the Senior Editor of The Fem Word, a digital platform dedicated to amplifying the voices and stories of women around the world; wrote the script for an award-winning short documentary film following a Bangalore girl's journey to win a life-changing spelling bee; and provided communications, marketing, and public relations support for non-profit organizations and a sustainable retail brand. Her work has appeared on PopSugar and DC Trending, among other publications.
Madlyn holds a B.A. in English from the University of Virginia.
She lives in Northern Virginia with her cat, Suki.