Hannah Oppermann joined CJJR in March 2018 as a Research Assistant for the Knowledge Lab. She is primarily responsible for helping to shape a research agenda focused on program evaluations, original primary and secondary research, and resource development. Originally from Southern California, Hannah moved to D.C. after receiving her B.A. in Psychology, with a minor in American Studies and concentration in Law, Politics, and Culture, from Boston College in May 2017. In the past, she has interned with several different nonprofit organizations, particularly in the areas of refugee resettlement and affordable housing. She is currently a first-year student in the Master's of Public Anthropology program at American University.