Based in TICAS’ Oakland office, Nancy Wong conducts analyses related to access, affordability, and student success in higher education. She supports TICAS in developing policy recommendations related to affordability and accountability for federal and state policy.

Before joining TICAS, Nancy was a Program Coordinator for WashU at Brookings facilitating leadership and public policy programs for federal government agency employees and corporate clients. She also worked at Florida State University as a Program Coordinator in the Center for Leadership and Social Change leading multicultural leadership programs, and she served as a College Completion Coach for College Forward, where she supported first-generation, low-income, and undocumented students in Texas. She received a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the Pennsylvania State University and a Master of Arts in Higher Education and Student Affairs from the University of Connecticut.