Asha Wafer is an Account Associate in RALLY’s Los Angeles office with experience in message development, strategic communications, research, and analysis.
At RALLY, Asha works with the Walton Family Foundation, the Schmidt Family Foundation, and ReGeneration Schools, supporting her clients in advocating for school choice, environmental justice, and educational equity.
Asha first joined RALLY as a fellow, where she provided communications support to SEIU United Service Workers West (SEIU-USWW) to bring awareness to their work advancing a piece of legislation to improve the working conditions of janitors across California.
Asha is a graduate of Tulane University, where she earned a bachelor’s degree in Communications and Sociology. As a student, she worked with The Office of Multicultural Affairs to encourage civil dialogue around social justice, inclusion, and relevant issues on campus. She was also selected to be GirlTrek’s campus ambassador, bringing their mission of healing Black women and girls through the power of walking to life on campus.
Asha acquired her skills in communications and advocacy through her internships at a non-profit working with underserved micro-entrepreneurs to address opportunity gaps, a Los Angeles based boutique PR firm, and others.
A native to Los Angeles, Asha enjoys spending her free time outdoors, going on road trips, enjoying the city’s diverse cuisine, and settling into a book at a cozy coffee shop.