Brit Henderson

Research Associate
MDRC Center for Data Insights and Center for Criminal Justice Research

As a researcher in MDRC’s Center for Data Insights and an affiliate of the Center for Criminal Justice Research, Henderson uses data science approaches and participatory research methods to inform evaluations of policies, programs, and systems in a variety of domains including criminal justice, education, and youth development. Henderson has expertise in project management, data management, quantitative and qualitative methods, statistical programming, study design and impact analysis planning, technical assistance, implementation research, and evaluations of equity in systems, policies and programs. She earned a bachelor’s degree in sociology from Cornell University and a master’s degree in sociology from the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, where she is currently a doctoral candidate in sociology.