Tess is an analyst on the Student Affairs Forum. Her research has focused on student financial insecurity, student wellness, and helping institutions prepare for the 2020 election.
Prior to joining EAB, Tess worked at NBC and conducted state and policy research for the Office of Federal Affairs for the Governor of Illinois. In her free time, Tess enjoys running in Washington, D.C., cooking with friends, and volunteering as a reading mentor.
Tess is a proud alumna of Amherst College, where she studied political science and Spanish. As a member of the women’s track and cross-country team she made NESCAC’s All-Academic team all four years at Amherst.
Research and Insights
Students, faculty and staff in higher education are facing a taxing and uncertain time as institutions close their doors and move towards remote learning. Learn how institutions are serving the students who may be most vulnerable as they lose access to on-campus resources.