Emily FirgensResearch Assistant, Child Care and Early Education
Ms. Firgens was a research assistant for the Child Care and Early Education team at CLASP. She provides research support and analysis on various early care policies and organizes CLASP's early childhood education newsletter. Ms. Firgens earned a bachelor's degree in political science from Wellesley College. While in college, she interned and volunteered at several organizations serving children and low-income individuals. In addition, she interned for Congresswoman Tammy Baldwin.