Rory O’Sullivan
Deputy Director

Higher Ed

  • Costs
  • Federal policy

Rory O’Sullivan is the deputy director at Young Invincibles, where he directs the organization’s program work and campaigns. He is an expert in a variety of issues related to young adults, including federal financial aid, skills acquisition, youth employment, health insurance coverage, and consumer information. O’Sullivan serves on the board of directors for the Campaign for College Opportunity and the National Skills Coalition. He was also the student negotiator for the U.S. Department of Education’s 2013 negotiated rulemaking on the gainful employment regulations. His work has appeared in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, NPR, MSNBC, Reuters, Business Week, and the Los Angeles Times, among other publications. He graduated from Pomona College in 2006 with a bachelor’s degree in philosophy, politics and economics, and completed a joint law/ master’s degree in 2011 at Georgetown University.