Catlin Nchako joined the Food Assistance Division as a Research Associate in November of 2013. His work focuses on data analysis and research for the food stamp, school meals, and WIC programs.
Nchako worked for the Center as a Food Assistance intern prior to joining the organization on a full-time basis. He previously interned for the Center for Law and Social Policy. He also worked for several years as a labor researcher for the United Food and Commercial Workers Union, where he evaluated wage proposals during labor contract negotiations, analyzed companies' financial performance, and provided campaign research support.
He holds a MPP from Georgetown University and a B.A. in Africana Studies from Cornell University.