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Simone Novorr

Simone Novorr

Special Assistant


Simone Novorr works in the Policy Advisory Group at the Urban Institute, where she is the special assistant to Erika Poethig, director of urban policy initiatives. Before joining Urban, she interned at Mercury Public Affairs, where she handled governmental affairs for international and private sector clients. Before that, she interned for the Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, where she focused on workers’ rights and criminal justice

Novorr studied political science at the University of Southern California and spent her final semester in a joint public policy program at the George Washington University.

Centers & Initiatives

Policy Advisory Group