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Rebecca Dedert

Rebecca Dedert

Policy Assistant


Rebecca Dedert is a policy assistant in the Research to Action Lab at the Urban Institute. Before joining Urban, Dedert worked as the legislative coordinator for a government affairs firm where she facilitated communications for a division composed of five policy teams. She is passionate about promoting equitable housing policies and has conducted research on the impact of rapid urban development on access to affordable housing.

Dedert attended Trinity College on a QuestBridge National College Match scholarship and holds a BA in public policy and law and urban studies.