Sunday, May 28, 2017

Jennifer Lee

Latest Work

Georgia Lawmakers Press for More Lottery Dollars for Education

Georgia’s HOPE and Pre-K programs stood to gain as much as $127 million if state lawmakers successfully nudged a lottery bill...

College Students Squeezed as State Shrinks its Share of School...

Georgia’s university system Board of Regents is set to meet this month to decide on tuition rates for the 2017-2018 school year....

Presentation: Equity in Higher Education – Who gets HOPE?

Georgia’s lottery-funded HOPE Scholarships and Grants are among the state’s most well-known programs, and thousands of students benefit from them. However,...

About Jennifer

GBPI Higher Education Policy Analyst Jennifer Lee

Jennifer Lee is higher education policy analyst at GBPI, where she focuses on state policies that provide Georgians greater opportunity to complete a higher education credential regardless of race, ethnicity and family income.

Prior to joining GBPI in 2017, she was research associate and director of the Texas Kids Count Project at the Center for Public Policy Priorities in Austin, Texas. She graduated from Wellesley College and holds a master’s in public affairs from the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs at the University of Texas at Austin.

Media Mentions

Many Georgia students feel overburdened by rising college costs

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution