Hannah Bassett is a Yelp Policy Fellow with the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press, where she supports the policy team on issues relating to press freedom and journalism.
Prior to joining the Reporters Committee, Hannah was a senior associate at the Sabin Vaccine Institute, a global health nonprofit dedicated to expanding vaccine access and uptake globally. At Sabin, she worked with journalists around the world to help inform their coverage of immunization issues, and wrote extensively for Sabin’s senior staff and website.
Hannah previously served as press secretary and outreach coordinator in the Office of Rep. Annie Kuster (NH-02), managing media relations and the Congresswoman’s health portfolio in the district.
Hannah earned her bachelor’s degree in international relations from Tufts University, where she focused her studies on European politics and journalism.