Hersh Gupta MA
Hersh is a Fellow at The Lab @ DC and a Data Scientist at the Department of Human Services for the District of Columbia, where he focuses on reducing homelessness and improving the city’s services for individuals and families experiencing homelessness. In his role, he analyzes administrative data and conducts research related to D.C.’s homeless system.
Hersh holds a B.A. in Political Science and an M.A. in Computational Social Science from Boston University. At Boston University, Hersh worked with researchers to analyze results from survey experiments on political perceptions. He has since conducted evidence-based research in a variety of sectors, including political consulting, digital marketing, and communications.
A Ward 5 resident, he enjoys exploring local fare, skateboarding around his neighborhood, and listening to podcasts.