About CGPS






About The Center For Global Policy Solutions: The Center for Global Policy Solutions (CGPS) is a 501 (c)(3) think tank and action organization that labors in pursuit of a vibrant, diverse, and inclusive world in which everyone has the opportunity to thrive in safe and sustainable environments. 

We work to drive society toward inclusion by advancing economic security, health, education, and civic success for vulnerable populations using research and analysis, social equity programs, advocacy, and communications strategies. 


About Dr. Maya Rockeymoore, CGPS Founder, President & CEO: Dr. Rockeymoore is a former adjunct professor in the Women in Politics Institute at American University, Vice President of research and programs at the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation (CBCF), senior resident scholar at the National Urban League, chief of staff to Congressman Charles Rangel (D-NY), and professional staff on the House Ways and Means Committee.

Maya’s areas of expertise include health, social insurance, income security, education, women’s issues and youth civic participation. She is the author of The Political Action Handbook: A How to Guide for the Hip-Hop Generation, and has appeared on NPR, CNN, Black Entertainment Television, ABC World News Tonight, Fox News, Al Jazeera and C-SPAN. Her opinions have also been quoted by the New York Times, Washington Post, USA Today, LA Times, Boston Globe, Black America Web, and Houston Chronicle among other prominent national news sources.