Research Associate

Joshua Spolsdoff is a research associate at the Kem C. Gardner Policy Institute, specializing in fiscal policy analysis and economic impact reporting.

Mr. Spolsdoff is currently responsible for maintaining the Utah economic summary and is a researcher in the Truth and Integrity in Government Finance project for Volcker Alliance. Prior to his role at the Gardner Institute, Mr. Spolsdoff worked as an associate consultant for EMC, where he performed roles in project management, data science, and business intelligence analytics for various S&P 500 firms and the federal government. He earned certificates in data science and ITIL governance methodology.

Mr. Spolsdoff is currently studying for his master’s degree in economics at the University of Utah where he has also earned a bachelor’s degree in economics. His study interests include econometrics, public finance, and health economics.