Mariel McLeod has been a Senior Fiscal Analyst for the NYC Health + Hospitals since 2021 supporting the City’s Test & Trace Corps. Previously, she worked as an Associate for The Pew Charitable Trusts where she developed resources to help state and local governments select, implement, and evaluate evidence-based policies and programs and for Abt Associates where she worked on a range of behavioral health research and evaluation projects. McLeod graduated from William & Mary in 2015 with a BA in Government. She went on to receive a MPA in Urban Policy and Quantitative Analysis from Columbia University. During her time at Columbia, she was editor in chief of the Columbia Public Policy Review.