Athena Hallberg joined the TMW Center in the Fall of 2021. As a Research Technician, she has conducted data analysis, created data visualizations, assisted with qualitative research, and worked on various projects. In 2023, she graduated with her master’s degree from the Harris School of Public Policy with Certificates in Health Policy and Data Analytics. She is an advocate for those with Learning Disabilities and served on the National Center for Learning Disabilities Young Adult Leadership Council. In 2021, she received her BA Degree from the University of Chicago. Her favorite book from early childhood is The Little Engine That Could.