Danya Smith, Research Analyst

Danya recently began working at Mt. Auburn in July 2020. He is currently involved in several evaluative projects, including work for Invest Health, Working Cities Challenge, and Measures that Matter. His responsibilities include collecting and analyzing survey data, observing and participating in interviews, and conducting other research.

Danya graduated from Colby College in 2020 with a B.A. in Urban Studies and a concentration in Cultural Geography. His educational background has spurred an interest in urban planning and redevelopment, housing and transportation policy, and quantitative and qualitative research methods. Danya has experience performing research and publishing writing as a student, and he also has past experience within the housing, economic development, and policy realm.