Jessica Roman is a Research Associate at the Eagleton Center for Public Interest Polling, where she contributes to the research, design, and data analysis for statewide polling and client projects; drafts publications for ECPIP projects; and manages undergraduate and graduate interns. Jessica earned her Master of Public Policy degree from the Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy at Rutgers University. She previously worked with the Social Policy Lab at Rutgers, the Anti-Poverty Network of New Jersey, and the Children’s Social and Emotional Development Lab at TCNJ, in addition to assisting in numerous independent studies. She has published academic literature on the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families program as well as children’s psychosocial development. Jessica enjoys sociopolitical research and is particularly interested in the implications of social, education, and immigration policies. She holds an undergraduate degree in Psychology from The College of New Jersey.