Robin Knauer Maril serves as associate legal director at the Human Rights Campaign. Her work focuses on federal programs, administrative policies, and legislation that impact the LGBTQ community. Robin specifically focuses on healthcare, administrative process and rule of law, nondiscrimination protections, and religious freedom.
Prior to joining HRC, Robin served as a Presidential Management Fellow at the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development in Washington, D.C. in the Legislation and Regulation Division of the Office of the General Counsel. An Oklahoma native, Robin graduated with her bachelor’s degree in women’s studies summa cum laude from the University of Oklahoma, where she was also selected for Phi Beta Kappa. Robin received her law degree from Temple University’s Beasley School of Law, where she was named a Rubin Public Interest Law Fellow.