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Becca O'Donnell

Policy Analyst, Minnesota Budget Project

John Wurm

Becca’s work is focused on analysis and advocacy strategies to inform and influence policy debates that expand opportunity and economic security to all Minnesotans, particularly on issues of affordable health care, affordable child care, and other anti-poverty strategies.

Some of the skills and experiences Becca brings to this position include working at the Minnesota Department of Human Services and Minnesota Housing. She has a Master’s of Science in Applied Economics from the University of Minnesota.

Outside of work she likes to get crafty and hang out with her chickens.