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Alexandra Tilsley

Alexandra Tilsley

Senior Manager, Communications and Outreach


Alexandra Tilsley manages communications and outreach for the Urban Institute’s Center on Education Data and Policy. She connects reporters, policymakers, and other audiences with Urban’s education experts and data-driven research by producing accessible, research-based content and creating communications strategies. Previously, she was a writer with Urban’s writing services team. Before joining Urban, Tilsley worked at a nonprofit focused on school leadership development and as a reporter for such outlets as the Associated Press and Inside Higher Ed. Tilsley graduated from the University of Southern California.



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Center on Education Data and Policy


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