MEET THE HOSTS
Kyle Ishmael is a sharp, respected government and politics leader, advancing progressive policies and working to shape the modern Democratic Party. He serves as Executive Director of the New York State Black, Puerto Rican, Hispanic & Asian Legislative Caucus and the Manhattan Democratic Party. Kyle is a graduate of St. John's University and Thomas Jefferson School of Law. He was named City & State Albany 40 Under 40 Rising Star and twice elected to serve as Chair of the New York State Young Democrats’ Caucus of Color.
Malik Wright is a bold, outspoken political and policy strategist, successfully using his experience to amplify and empower the voices of diverse communities. He serves as Political Director of the Manhattan Democratic Party, and previously served as the first black LGBTQ President of the Manhattan Young Democrats and as a Director of Legislative Affairs in the New York City Council. He is a graduate of Colgate University. He was named City & State New York City 40 Under 40 Rising Star.