Mannik Sakayan

Director of Advocacy & Outreach

Mannik Sakayan is Director of Advocacy and Outreach at 1,000 Days. She has extensive experience working on both foreign and domestic policy issues on and off Capitol Hill.

Prior to joining 1,000 Days, Mannik served as Deputy Director of Government Relations at Bread for the World, where she led advocacy to end global and domestic hunger and poverty. She has worked within a broad range of coalitions to build congressional support for U.S. investments in cost-effective and life-saving global food security and nutrition programs, aid effectiveness, and trade and economic growth policies. Earlier in her career, Mannik served as a senior foreign policy aide in the U.S. House of Representatives.