Barbara Fink (M.P.A., New York University, Robert F. Wagner School of Public Service) is a Senior Research Associate with over 20 years of experience conducting program evaluations. Ms. Fink specializes in qualitative research methods and has extensive experience conducting field research in a variety of institutional settings. She has directed projects on nonprofit capacity building, workforce development, arts education, and the provision of social services by faith- and community-based organizations.
Prior to joining Branch Associates, Ms. Fink was a Senior Associate at MDRC in New York. Ms. Fink’s prior work focused on a number of issues related to low-income families, including welfare, and employment and training programs.