Milken Scholar 2009
Scholar Profile

Adan Acevedo



Adan graduated from Harvard with a degree in government and a language citation in Portuguese. During his time at Harvard, he was President of the Harvard College Democrats, the co-president of Concilio Latino, and the political director for Fuerza Latina. After graduation, he returned to Los Angeles to serve as an 8th grade History teacher at Excel Charter Academy as part of the Teach for America program. He then worked as a Research Fellow at the Center for Public Leadership in the Harvard Kennedy School where he worked alongside Professor Todd Rogers on journal articles, articles appearing in the Washington Post & New York Times, and the first Supreme Court amicus brief featuring a behavioral science experiment. He is now a Primary Research Analyst with WarnerMedia Applied Analytics.

High school:  Brentwood School


College Year Degree
Harvard College
Cambridge, MA
2013 A.B. Government