Gad Niyiragira
Pronouns
He/Him/His
Year
2020
Chapter
Position
Congressional Aide, Congressman John Yarmuth

Gad Niyiragira is a Congressional Aide with the Office of Congressman John Yarmuth, where he provides constituent services to the people of Kentucky's Third Congressional District and serves as a liaison to the Social Security Administration, Bureau of Prisons, and U.S. Military Academies. He previously served in the same role as the Congressman's liaison to the Department of Veterans Affairs and Department of Defense.

Gad has previously served as a Legislative Aide with Louisville Metro Council, an Organizer with the Kentucky Democratic Party, and as a Youth Worker at the same Boys and Girls Club he attended as a child. Gad also volunteers as a Commissioner with the Human Relations Commission and as a Trustee at his church. He is a 2017 product of the University of Louisville's Political Science Department.

Gad is happily married to Christine. They met at church and she agreed to forever rewatch the Office with him on October 20, 2019. They live in Newburg. His favorite authors are Richard Wright, Ernest Hemingway, and Chimimanda Ngozi Adichie.