Robert Mainville is Research Fellow at People for the American Way. He is also currently a student at the George Washington University’s Graduate School of Political Management. Prior to his enrollment, Robert worked for the Human Rights Campaign where he focused LGBTQ policy and civil rights. Robert attended the University at Albany, where he received a bachelor’s in political science with a concentration in global politics. In Albany, Robert served as a legislative and committee intern at the New York State Assembly where he reported on the dangers of sexual orientation change efforts.