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Shaina Goodman

Director for Reproductive Health and Rights

Shaina Goodman

Shaina Goodman is the director for reproductive health and rights at the National Partnership for Women & Families. She manages policy and legal work on reproductive health, rights and justice issues, including federal and state policy on abortion coverage and access, contraception, and other sexual and reproductive health issues. She also provides strategic, policy and technical assistance to policymakers, researchers and advocates, and collaborates across National Partnership programs to holistically address the barriers that women face and advance proactive policy solutions.

Shaina’s prior experience has focused on issues of gender-based violence, including the intersection of domestic violence and family policy, economic justice, housing and public benefits. She has also deeply engaged in work related to social justice and movement building, and is a trained dialogue facilitator.

Shaina received her JD, master’s in social work, and bachelor’s degree in women & gender studies from Washington University in St. Louis. She is licensed to practice law in the state of Maryland.