Cyrus Ahalt, MPP

Chief Program Officer, AMEND

Cyrus Ahalt has 15 years of experience in public health and justice reform with expertise in program design and evaluation. His work identifying and addressing the health- and human rights-related harms of American penal policy and practice has been widely published in the academic and lay press. As Chief Program Officer at AMEND, Cyrus is responsible for all aspects of program development and delivery. He has a degree in Public Policy from Georgetown University and lives in Maine with his partner and their two kids.
MPP, 2010 - McCourt School of Public Policy, Georgetown University
BA, 2003 - , Dartmouth College
Honors and Awards
  • Fellowship in Correctional Health, National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), 2012-2013
  • Lombard Public Service Fellowship, The John Sloan Dickey Center for International Understanding, 2004-2005