As a new Biden administration takes office in the United
01.20.2021 by Maya Punjwani
Maya Punjwani is the Communications Associate for the United Nations Foundation’s Shot@Life campaign. Prior to this position, she was a Global Health Communications intern at the UN Foundation and advance staff for Biden for President. Maya previously interned at the NYC Mayor’s Office of Correspondence and the personal office of Barack and Michelle Obama. She is from Miami, FL, and studied journalism and public health at the University of Florida. During college, she worked on anti-human trafficking initiatives, wrote stories for radio and several publications, and served as Director of Special Projects at the Bob Graham Center for Public Service.
Maya’s interests include international development, global health, advocacy, and digital media. In her free time, Maya enjoys running, attending concerts, learning languages, and working on her podcast, Uncharted 20s.