Allie Padgett

Research Analyst

Allie believes deeply in the power of investing in communities to address economic inequality and geographic disparities. She has a broad background in economic development work, including union organizing, small business development, and entrepreneurship ecosystems. Allie is currently pursuing a Masters in Urban Planning, focusing on the policy choices that shape economic outcomes. Outside of work and school, Allie can usually be found sampling local coffee or beer, cooking, or enjoying the outdoors.