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Jessica Spero Li
Research Associate

Jessica Li is a full-time research associate at the People Lab. She manages a portfolio of projects while also supporting the growth and development of the Lab. She received her Master’s in Public Policy from the Goldman School of Public Policy, where she dedicated her studies to gaining a deeper understanding of how to use behavioral insights to improve social policy, and how help public sector organizations more effectively use data to support design, improvement, and implementation of policies. Jessica has experience working in both the local government and international development fields. Prior to her arrival at Berkeley, she worked as the Monitoring and Evaluation Officer at a small international NGO focused on improving the delivery of primary healthcare services to school-aged children in Lusaka, Zambia. Jessica completed her undergraduate education at Colgate University with a degree in Geography.