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Ashlin Oglesby-Neal

Ashlin Oglesby-Neal

Research Associate II

I was drawn to work at Urban’s Justice Policy Center because of its commitment to providing evidence-based and accessible policy recommendations, and its mission for this policy to effectively serve communities vulnerable to crime and justice involvement.


Ashlin Oglesby-Neal is a research associate at the Urban Institute in the Justice Policy Center. She graduated Phi Beta Kappa from the University of Pennsylvania with a BA in political science and criminology and an MS in criminology. Her research there focused on the intersection of crime, neighborhood collective efficacy, and public schools in Philadelphia.