Catherine Beal

Senior Associate

After several years of working for SDA as an undergraduate fellow and completing her graduate work at University College London, Catherine joined SDA full-time as a Senior Associate. She manages a number of client portfolios on issues including transportation and infrastructure, natural resources, international trade and investments, education, health and human services, workforce and economic development, and federal grants and foundation funding.

Prior to joining SDA, Catherine earned a Bachelor of Arts cum laude in Political Science from Boston University, a Master of Science with Distinction in Social Research Methods at the University College London, and she gained experience in the legal field while interning for a London law firm. She is a native Washingtonian.