Alissa Stover
Alissa
Stover
Research Assistant, MDRC Center for Data Insights

Stover works at the Center for Data Insights and the Economic Mobility, Housing, and Communities policy area, where her projects blend data science and human-centered design. Prior to joining MDRC in 2018, Stover worked as a professional dancer and then a neuroscience research assistant for Professor Richard Ivry at University of California, Berkeley. She also cofounded a nonprofit in 2020, Pandemic Professors, which connects K-12 students from underinvested communities to free, virtual tutoring. She graduated summa cum laude in psychology from the University of California, Berkeley in 2018, where she is pursuing a master’s degree in information and data science.