Managing Editor: Krista O’Connell
Krista came to McCourt after working for four years in the nonprofit sector, where she provided direct service to immigrant youth and supported various education advocacy campaigns. She is a proud Virginian and received her B.A. from the University of Virginia, where she won the Harrison Undergraduate Research Award. At McCourt, she works as a research assistant and is the head of community development for EduWonks. In her spare time, she enjoys playing the guitar, cycling, and volunteering in the community. In the future, she hopes to use her research, interpersonal, and management skills to advance equitable and inclusive public policy.