Isabel Mejía Fontanot

Senior Policy and Research Associate, J-PAL Latin America & the Caribbean

Isabel Mejía is a Senior Policy and Research Associate at J-PAL Latin America & Caribbean. She is supporting the preliminary analysis, intervention design, and pilot evaluation to reduce Intimate Partner Violence and prevent femicides in Mexico City. Prior to this, Isabel worked as a Senior Policy Associate supporting J-PAL's efforts to promote a long-term research partnership with Mexico City's Government and conducting a capacity and needs assessment in Central America on the potential scalability of the Teaching at the Right Level (TaRL) model.

Isabel studied Political Science at ITAM and is currently pursuing a Master's degree in Public Policy at the Harvard Kennedy School.