Speaker

Rebecca Widom

Director, Data Science and Analytics
Rebecca leads the data team, which provides the analytics infrastructure and data science behind the organization's data-driven approach. MIT’s program in Women’s Studies started Rebecca on a lifelong path of using data for good. She has managed and analyzed poverty and social and legal services data for a wide variety of organizations, including national think tanks, small nonprofits, and municipal government. Rebecca holds an MS in Sociology from the University of Arizona, and an MBA in Information Systems from Baruch/CUNY.