Mallory Bateman is the State Data Center coordinator and a research analyst at the Kem C. Gardner Policy Institute.
The State Data Center is a partnership program between the states and the Census Bureau. As coordinator, Bateman utilizes her background in research, analysis and public involvement to produce training and technical assistance based on data from the Census Bureau for the government, researchers and community members. Her goal is to make national and local data sources approachable and easy to understand for the public. Prior to her time at the Institute, she worked as a Research Analyst at the Utah Foundation and researched a diverse range of topics including demographics, voting policy and local roads. Her experience also includes time in nonprofit community engagement as well as public involvement and environmental analysis.
Bateman earned her B.A. in Urban Planning from the University of Utah and an M.Sc. in Social Policy and Planning from the London School of Economics.