Director of Data and Analytics
Brittany Ortiz is Research & Polling’s Director of Data and Analytics focusing on complex survey design, statistical analysis, program evaluation, and geospatial projects. She received her B.A. in Political Science (magna cum laude) and an M.A. with distinction in Public Policy, both from the University of New Mexico, and is currently a PhD (ABD) in Political Science at UNM.
Brittany has more than ten years of experience in both quantitative and qualitative analysis with a special focus on survey research. Brittany has integrated and visualized databases to develop programs focused on data-driven decision making. She has additional experience in a number of advanced statistical analysis, data visualization, and GIS software programs. Brittany has developed and taught courses at the university level including research methods for social scientists.