Kalila Jackson-Spieker

Kalila Jackson-Spieker is a Senior Policy Associate at the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab. She began her career working at TeamChild, a Seattle civil legal aid provider that serves youth involved in the juvenile justice system. While there she developed an interest in using research and analysis as a tool for understanding social challenges and opportunities, and went on to get her MPA from the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs at Syracuse University. Prior to joining ReThink Health, she worked as an analyst at Root Cause and as a Nonprofit Capacity Building Fellow at Third Sector New England.