I am inspired to do this work because decisions rooted in evidence accelerate social change.
Annie Heinrichs is a policy analyst in the Research to Action Lab at the Urban Institute and works on a variety of projects. Before joining Urban, she worked with Public Strategies, providing training and technical assistance to workforce development and family strengthening programs. Before that, she was an elementary teacher with Teach for America in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
Heinrichs received a bachelor’s degree in communications with a minor in social innovation and social entrepreneurship from Tulane University as well as a master’s degree in public administration from the University of Oklahoma.