Erin is pursuing a master’s degree in global policy studies at the University of Texas- Austin. A Fulbright Scholar in 2008-2009, Erin is also a research affiliate with Innovations for Peace and Development based at the University of Texas- Austin, an AidData partner organization. She has extensive experience in geocoding and data management. This summer, Erin will be working with Freedom Forum, an open governance advocacy organization that is a member of the Open Nepal partnership and the International Budget Partnership. Her work will focus on building the capacity of stakeholders to use geocoded aid information for policy analysis.