Emma leads and supports various stages of evaluation and research projects, including evaluation design, data collection, analysis, reporting, and dissemination. Emma’s research interests include policing and community safety, poverty alleviation and financial security, public health, and analysis methodology. She has a master’s degree in public policy from the University of Minnesota’s Humphrey School of Public Affairs with a concentration in advanced policy analysis methods. She received her bachelor’s degree in political science and philosophy at Concordia College in Moorhead, Minnesota. Prior to joining Wilder Research in 2015, Emma worked in community organizing.
Emma is also a contributor to the Minnesota Compass blog: