We are veteran policymakers with experience at the highest levels of S&T policy agenda setting. 

Information about our Jobs and Fellowships HERE

Daniel Correa 


Daniel Correa is Director of the Day One Project. Prior to starting Day One, Correa served as Assistant Director for Innovation Policy at the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy where he led development of President Barack Obama’s 2015 innovation strategy. A 15-year veteran of the S&T policy community,  he holds law and economics degrees from Yale University.

Joshua Schoop

Deputy Director 

Joshua Schoop is the Deputy Director for the Day One Project. Dr. Schoop has worked with various public sector and international organizations developing innovation strategies, conducting mixed methods program and impact evaluations, and researching and developing innovation policy. He holds a MS and PhD in International Development from Tulane Law School.

Andrew Sosanya

Policy Analyst

Andrew Sosanya is a Policy Analyst for the Day One Project. Prior to joining the team, he conducted astrophysics research as a fellow at Caltech and had worked as a business analyst intern within Spencer Stuart’s technology and biotechnology practices. Andrew grew up in Newark, NJ and holds a B.A in Government and Physics from Dartmouth College

Loully Saney

Policy & Strategic Communications Advisor

Loully Saney is Policy & Strategic Communications Advisor for the Day One Project. Prior, she worked as Deputy Press Secretary for U.S. Senator Tim Kaine. As a congressional staffer, she participated in fellowships with the Wilson Center and Hoover Institution at Stanford University focused on foreign and economic policy. While still in college, Loully interned at the White House National Economic Council, Office of Science & Technology Policy, and U.S. Department of State. Loully is a graduate of Princeton University where she studied Politics and received certificates in Near Eastern Studies and History & the Practice of Diplomacy.  

Maxwell Teszler

Undergraduate Fellow

Maxwell Teszler is an Undergraduate Fellow at the Day One Project. He joins the team as part of Dartmouth College’s First Year Fellows program, run by the Rockefeller Center for Public Policy, which matches students with summer internships in Washington, D.C. Max has interned for a number of political campaigns and writes opinion articles for The Dartmouth. He is working towards a B.A in Biology and Public Policy.

Erik Martin 


Erik Martin is a Project Advisor for the Day One Project and Fellow of the Salzburg Global Seminar. He previously served as a Policy Advisor at the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, and was Senior Education Program Manager at He has a Masters in Social Science of the Internet from the University of Oxford where he studied as a Clarendon Scholar.

Erin Szulman 


Erin Szulman is a Project Advisor for the Day One Project. Erin helped shape science and technology policy, serving in a variety of roles at the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy and the Department of Energy. She is currently the Director of Performance Improvement and Internal Operations at EVgo. She holds a bachelor's degree from Cornell University in Government and Science & Technology Studies.

Ali Nouri 

Senior Advisor 

Dr. Ali Nouri is a Senior Advisor for the Day One Project. He currently serves as the President of the Federation of American Scientists.  Prior to joining FAS, Ali was the legislative director and national security advisor to U.S. Senator Al Franken (D-MN), overseeing the work of the Senator’s legislative team. Dr. Nouri holds a B.A. in Biology from Reed College and a Ph.D. in Molecular Biology from Princeton University.

Ray Boyle


Ray Boyle is a Project Advisor to Day One Project. Prior to joining the team, she worked as an Inclusive Innovation Specialist with the UNDP across Eastern Europe and Central Asia helping capital cities across the region mainstream innovative approaches at the intersections of governance, technology, finance, and resident participation. She holds a bachelor's degree in International Relations from Rutgers University and is a master's candidate in City Planning at UC Berkeley. 

Andrew Gordon

Entrepreneurship Policy Advisor 

Andy Gordon is an Entrepreneurship Policy Advisor for the Day One Project. Andy has worked as an entrepreneurial ecosystem builder in his hometown of Buffalo, NY and authored New Grit: Startups in America’s Comeback Cities, along with a series of articles on startup-driven economic development and redevelopment. He holds a Masters of Business Administration from Georgetown University McDonough School of Business.

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