Smrithi Sharma is an Education and Social Innovation Policy Manager at the Federation of American Scientists. Her interests lie at the intersection of education and urban science. Prior to this, she worked as a Research Scientist at NYU’s urban mobility lab. She has spent four years working in the education sector at the grass-root levels back in India in various capacities – as an elementary school teacher and as a consultant for public school transformation conducting impact evaluation.
She received her Masters in Public Policy from The University Of Chicago, with specializations in Data Analytics and Urban Science.