COMMENTARY

I’ve had work published in a number of regional and national outlets, including CNN Global Public Square, the Huffington Post, RealClearPolitics, CityLab, Brookings Upfront, and the Brookings Metropolitan Policy Program’s blog The Avenue.

Here are a few of my posts on The Avenue:

"How Etsy Can Strengthen America's Small-Scale Manufacturing Sector," September 21, 2015.

"Rethinking Community College to Boost Enrollment and Completion," September 17, 2015.

"International Women's Day, STEM, and the Gender Pay Gap," March 11, 2015.

“Not Just a Matter of Degrees: Other Pathways to STEM Careers,” February 13, 2015.

“Closing the Gender Gap in Seattle’s Tech Industry,” January 14, 2015.
 

RESEARCH

"Beyond Millennials: Valuing Older Adults’ Participation in Innovation Districts," March 2017.

"Building and Advancing Digital Skills to Support Seattle's Economic Future," with Adie Tomer, October 2015.

“Bridging Trade Finance Gaps: State-Led Innovations to Bolster Exporting by Small and Medium-Sized Firms,” with Kati Suominen, January 2015.

“Cracking the Code on STEM: A People Strategy for Nevada’s Economy,” with Mark Muro, Jonathan Rothwell, Scott Andes, and Siddarth Kulkarni, November 2014.

“Using Ballot Measures to Drive Economic Investment in States and Metropolitan Areas,” with Mark Muro and Bruce Katz, December 2013.

“Drive! Moving Tennessee’s Automotive Sector Up the Value Chain,” with Mark Muro, Scott Andes, Kenan Fikri, Martha Ross, Neil G. Ruiz, and Nick Marchio, October 2013.

“Launch! Taking Colorado’s Space Economy to the Next Level,” with Mark Muro, Devashree Saha, Kenan Fikri, and Nick Marchio, February 2013.

"Thinking Women: The Intellectual Foundations of Postwar Feminist Activism," August 2010.