Research Assistants and Interns - Metropolitan Planning Council

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Research Assistants and Interns

Research assistants and interns play an important role at MPC, offering essential support for our projects, programs, and staff. They conduct original research, write blog posts and case studies, organize community meetings, perform GIS and quantitative analysis, and carry out a range of other work that are vital to the organization's success.

Joe Alter

Great Rivers Chicago

Kaitlin Cernak

Marketing and Communications Intern

Sawyer Middeleer

Equitable Transit-Oriented Development, Government Efficiency

Matt Milkovich 

Stormwater Management

Ryn Osbourne 

Development Intern

Haley Proehl 

Great Rivers Chicago, Productive Lands

Naomi Rapp

Cost of Segregation, Housing

Angela Reilly

Government Efficiency

Miriam Savad

Great Rivers Chicago, Productive Lands

Margo Schawmb

Water Supply Management

Martha Templeton

Research & Evaluation

Sarah Thomas

Stormwater Management

Hanna Udischas

Great Rivers Chicago, Productive Lands

Will Veitch


Annie Yang

Research & Evaluation

Harry Young

Communications Intern (The Kemper Scholars Program)

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