Olivia Draper

Administrative Coordinator
Education Development Center, Inc.

Olivia Draper, an experienced coordinator in the fields of education, and maternal and child health, provides expertise on child development, parent-child interactions, and qualitative research methods. Along with facilitating cross-functional collaboration in virtual spaces, Olivia directly supports the collection, analysis, and dissemination of data to yield high-quality outcomes for both MIECHV awardees and local implementing agencies. Prior to EDC, Olivia worked on multiple research projects at Harvard University, including the Democratic Knowledge Project and the X-Media Lab. Olivia graduated from UCLA with a degree in Applied Linguistics, and earned her M.Ed. from the Harvard Graduate School of Education. She is currently pursuing a Public Heath certification offered by Imperial College London. In her free time, she serves on the Steering Committee of Chicago International Model United Nations (CIMUN).