Jessica Feldman is a research associate in the Arts and Culture program. In this role, she analyzes, synthesizes, and designs research to inform and support the program's strategic objectives. Prior to assuming this position, Ms. Feldman served as a senior research analyst in Mellon's Office of Institutional Research. She joined the foundation in March 2018.
Ms. Feldman previously worked as a research and planning analyst at New Yorkers for Parks. Ms. Feldman received her PhD in sociology at the University of Chicago, where she taught courses on urban space and social science research methods. She holds an MPP in public policy studies from the University of Chicago, and a BA in psychology and Portuguese from Smith College.