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Madeline Brown

Madeline Brown

Policy Associate


Madeline Brown is a policy analyst in the Research to Action Lab at the Urban Institute, where she works on a range of projects aimed at promoting racial equity and inclusion in local, state, and federal policy. She develops research products and data tools to inform policymakers and supports technical assistance engagements that help local governments and organizations with administrative data capacity, community engagement, and policy evaluation. Before joining Urban, she worked at FairVote, a nonprofit focused on US electoral reform, providing research and analytical support.

Brown graduated summa cum laude with BAs in political science and Spanish from Emory University and received a master's degree in public administration and policy from the School of Public Affairs at American University.