Sana FarooqSana Farooq
Research Assistant

sana.farooq@wilder.org

 
Sana assists with coordination of research studies in data collection, literature reviews, coding and analysis of data as well as working with senior staff to ensure the prompt and accurate completion of research reports and presentations. She also assists with the preparation of work plans, logic models, project proposals, and other research and evaluation products and tools.

Sana graduated from University of California Riverside with a bachelor’s degree in Sociology in September 2012. Before joining Wilder Research, she worked in the nonprofit sector as a Behavior Therapist focused on mental health in children and adults. Her research interests include mental health, public health/health equity, substance misuse, youth development and juvenile justice.

Outside of work, you can find Sana immersed in nature, biking, kayaking, and enjoying the outdoors. In her free time, she loves doing yoga and traveling.