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Research & Programs Coordinator


Eileen Harvey is a Research & Program Coordinator and is the newest member of the CCC team. At the Center, Eileen is on the research team for our projects on student loan debt and on financial coaching. Additionally, Eileen is helping the Center to develop interdisciplinary programming and research around the topic of economic opportunity.

Eileen earned her bachelor’s degree in 2017 from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in Global Studies with a Minor in Chinese Studies and a Minor in Urban Studies & Planning. In the same year, she also earned her certificate in Design & Innovation for Sustainable Cities at the University of California at Berkeley. As an undergraduate, she served as a Co-Chair for Hope Gardens, a student-run nonprofit that seeks to improve food access in the Chapel Hill – Carrboro area. She also worked at the Carolina Population Center as a Library Services & Research Communications Assistant. Eileen is a member of Phi Beta Kappa and Phi Sigma Pi.