Senior Policy Associate, J-PAL Global
Demitria Wack is a Senior Policy Associate supporting the Education sector at J-PAL Global, where she assists in developing research and implementing policies related to education. Her responsibilities include supporting research funding, synthesizing evidence, contributing to policy publications, and collaborating with research and implementation partners. Before joining the policy team, Demitria worked on J-PAL's Research, Education, and Training team.
Prior to joining J-PAL, Demitria worked as a COVID-19 Response Coordinator for the Office of the Governor of California and supported various education programs in Tanzania, South Africa, and Liberia. Demitria graduated from The London School of Economics with a master's degree in International Social and Public Policy. Before that, she earned her bachelor's degree in Psychology from California State University, Fresno.