Shylah Duchicela

Shylah Duchicela

Government Innovation Fellow
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Shylah Duchicela is a Government Innovation Fellow in Memphis, TN.  She is currently working with the Shelby County School District on improving students’ academic and behavioral outcomes by connecting them to the right supportive services and thus setting them up for economic success. 

Prior to joining the GPL, Shylah worked as a senior fiscal policy analyst with the Massachusetts Senate Committee on Ways and Means. Her portfolio of work included the public health, mental health, and disability support services accounts. She is also an AmeriCorps alum and served in Boston, MA. Shylah recently earned an MPP from Duke University and holds a BA in Public Policy and Sociology from the University of Delaware.