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Ellen Paddock

Ellen Paddock

Urban Institute Associate


Ellen Paddock is an Urban Institute associate in the Justice Policy Center at the Urban Institute. Her work focuses on the overlap between public health and criminal justice, and on public safety strategies that effectively reduce crime while minimizing collateral damage to vulnerable communities. Before joining Urban, Paddock completed internships with a youth gang intervention program, a reentry job training program, and an interagency criminal justice resource center. She graduated from Duke University in May 2014 with a BA in public policy and Arabic.

Research Areas

Crime and Justice

Centers & Initiatives

Justice Policy Center