Pamela Portocarrero

Pamela Portocarrero

Executive Coordinator
Pamela

Pamela Portocarrero is the executive coordinator for the Government Performance Lab at Harvard Kennedy School of Government. Pamela brings with her a decade of experience working at the intersection of education, policy, social justice, and activism. Her previous work includes developing fundraising strategies for Harvard Kennedy School’s Alumni Relations and Resource Development office, increasing college access and education success for underserved youth populations in the states of Utah and Nevada, and connecting grassroot organizations with state and local governments around issues of immigration, school-to-prison pipeline, and community engagement.

Pamela earned her MPA from Old Dominion University and holds dual BA degrees in Political Science and International Studies from The University of Utah.