Danielle Chun is a Research Associate at the Institute for Economic and Racial Equity (IERE). Danielle graduated from the Heller School with an MPP degree in May 2020, concentrating in poverty alleviation. During her time at Heller, she worked with IERE as a Graduate Research Assistant on the Empowerment Economics team, providing support in research, writing, and presentations. Danielle manages the Empowerment Economics portfolio, building connections with practitioners and funders in the immigrant integration and economic development fields.