Senior Policy Associate , J-PAL Global
Megan Morris is a Senior Policy Associate at J-PAL Global where she supports the gender sector and manages the Gender and Economic Agency Initiative. Prior to joining J-PAL in 2021, she worked as a graduate research assistant at the University of Texas at Austin on a number of projects including emergency cash transfers and the importance of narratives in policymaking in rural contexts. Megan also managed a small non-profit working on women’s empowerment in Peru, and previously as a policy analyst in Washington State. Megan holds a Masters of Global Policy Research from The University of Texas at Austin and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Seattle University.