Stephanie is a Senior Research Analyst at Data Driven Detroit. Prior to joining D3, she worked in a wide-range of analyst roles, including automotive marketing, the Department of Defense, think tanks, and academic research. At D3, Stephanie takes the lead on developing quantitative models for projects to predict and analyze data. These results help organizations make more informed and effective decisions. Her research endeavors have included unemployment insurance programs, process improvements, mental health, early childhood development, incarceration of at-risk populations, and neighborhood change. Stephanie has a Bachelor of Science in Public Relations and Political Science from Central Michigan University, with coursework at the Warsaw School of Economics and a Master of Public Affairs from Indiana University, focusing on public finance and policy analysis. She was a 2012 Fulbright Scholar at Gdansk University.