Hasoni Pratts is a Mid Career MPA student at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government. She is a seasoned professional with many years of experience in government, politics, political strategy and public policy. Hasoni began her career with Deloitte in New York. She transitioned to government working as a chief of staff in the New York State Legislature. She has been an appointee of three NY Governors serving in senior roles in economic development. Hasoni is the National Treasurer and Founding Member of Higher Heights for America. This national organization has assisted with the successful election of many Black women in the positions of mayors, members of congress, attorney general and Vice President of the United States. Hasoni is the former National Director of Engagement for Secretary Pete Buttigieg's Presidential Campaign.