Natalie Ward is a Project Associate for Education, Workforce, and Talent. She supports the Talent Hub and policy proposal development. She previously worked at the Beeck Center for Social Impact + Innovation assisting the State Chief Data Officers Network. Natalie grew up in Portland, Oregon, and graduated with a B.S. and M.S. from Fordham University in the Bronx, New York. While at Fordham, she studied Applied Mathematics and International Studies.