NATALIA COOPERPolicy Analyst, Economic Security & Opportunity Initiative
Natalia Cooper is a Policy Analyst at Georgetown Center on Poverty & Inequality’s Economic Security & Opportunity Initiative. She conducts policy research and data analysis to address issues related to economic security & opportunity. Her current research projects focus on tax credits, postsecondary education, and occupational segregation.
Previously, Natalia was an analyst at Hamilton Place Strategies where she worked with clients to develop data-driven strategies and achieve policy objectives on issues such as financial inclusion & regulation, education, and health care. She has also provided research support at the Council of the Great City Schools and served as a fellow at the UC Davis Center for Poverty & Inequality Research. Additionally, she interned for the offices of Senators Bill Nelson and Tim Kaine, and served as a fellow for Freedman Consulting LLC’s Spotlight on Poverty and Opportunity Project.
Natalia graduated summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, from Howard University with a B.A. in Economics and a B.A. in Political Science.