Steven Aviles
Research Associate
steven.aviles@wilder.org

Steven supports a variety of projects related to Minnesota Compass. Before joining Wilder Research in 2015, Steven worked with the City of Saint Paul, Metro Transit, and the Minnesota Department of Transportation as a GIS intern. Steven holds a bachelor’s of science degree from the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities where he studied Geography and Urban Studies. His research interests are in transit and transportation, racial and ethnic equity, and spatial thinking.

Outside of Wilder, Steven enjoys biking, cooking, and trying new food. A Minnesota native, Steven enjoys crisp fall weather and rooting on the perpetually mediocre and one can dream super bowl champions – Minnesota Vikings.