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Devin Driscoll

Lecturer

Devin Driscoll spent nearly a decade working for progressive candidates and issues. A veteran of both Obama campaigns, Devin served as Rhode Island state director for the 2012 reelection. He later served as campaign manager of a gubernatorial race and was senior advisor to Congressman David Cicilline's 2014 reelection. Devin spent the bulk of 2013 working on marriage-equality campaigns across the country, first as communications director for Rhode Islanders United for Marriage, and then as northeast regional director of President Obama's nonprofit, Organizing for Action.

After trading in the campaign trail for law school, Devin was elected editor-in-chief of Minnesota Law Review. He was president of both the Asylum Law Project, a student-led immigration service project, and the student chapter of the Federal Bar Association. He served as a judicial law clerk for Associate Justice David L. Lillehaug of the Minnesota Supreme Court and Chief Judge John R. Tunheim of the U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota.

Devin holds a bachelor's degree in English and Political Science from Providence College; a Master of Public Policy degree from the Humphrey School; and a Juris Doctor from the University of Minnesota Law School. He lives in Saint Paul with his wife, Katie, and son, Jack.