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Dana Schmidt

Dana Schmidt

Project Administrator


Dana Schmidt is a project administrator in the Center on International Development and Governance at the Urban Institute, where she provides research and operational support for various research projects.

Before joining Urban, she was the legislative director for the Maryland Multi-Housing Association and an intern on Capitol Hill and with the US Mission to the United Nations.

She earned a bachelor’s degree in political science from Hofstra University and is completing her master’s degree in international affairs at the George Washington University.