Sujit CanagaRetna carried out policy work tracking fiscal and economic trends for The Council of State Governments’ (CSG) Southern Office, the Southern Legislative Conference (SLC) in Atlanta, Georgia for nearly
20 years. Prior to that, he worked at the New York City Comptroller’s Office for over five years. After leaving
CSG/SLC, Sujit began volunteering at organizations focused on helping refugees and new immigrants; reading
to the blind and visually-impaired; preparing food for those with early stages of dementia; and, delivering
groceries to the elderly and indigent. He also works as a poll worker for the Cobb County (Georgia) Board of
Elections. Sujit has a Bachelor of Arts (BA) from Bennington College in Vermont and a Master of Public Administration (MPA) and a Master of International Affairs (MIA) from the School of International and Public
Affairs at Columbia University in New York.