Closed Search

Guttmacher Institute: Principal Policy Associate, State Issues

Impact Search Advisors by Nonprofit HR is proud to have partnered with Guttmacher Institute on this search that has successfully closed. Kimya Forouzan was selected for the position.


Kimya Forouzan (she/her) is the Principal Policy Associate, State Issues, at the Guttmacher Institute, which she joined in 2023. In this role, Ms. Forouzan serves as a resource and technical expert on sexual and reproductive health and rights policy in the United States at the state level. Previously, she served as Policy Counsel and Legislative Counsel at Compassion & Choices. Prior to that, Ms. Forouzan was an If/When/How Reproductive Justice Legal Fellow with the National Asian Pacific American Women’s Forum. Ms. Forouzan received her JD and MPH from Temple University and her BA from George Washington University. Outside of her professional work, Ms. Forouzan volunteers with DC Doulas for Choice as an abortion doula, with Jane’s Due Process as a text line counselor and with the Young Center as a child advocate for Afghan and Iranian migrant children being held in detention. She serves on the board of the Reproductive Health Access Project.

Need help with your upcoming search? We’d love to partner with you. Schedule a mini consult now! Contact us at 202.785.2060 or email us at