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Simone Novorr

Simone Novorr

Special Assistant


Simone Novorr works in the Research to Action Lab at the Urban Institute, where she is the special assistant to vice president and chief innovation officer Erika Poethig. Before joining Urban, Novorr interned at Mercury Public Affairs, where she handled governmental affairs for international and private-sector clients. Before that, she interned for the Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, where she focused on workers’ rights and criminal justice.

Novorr holds a degree in political science from the University of Southern California.

Centers & Initiatives

Research to Action Lab