Jessica A. Gover is a Research Assistant and Writer for the Civic Analytics Network. Prior to joining the Ash Center, she conducted research on new approaches to tech-enabled innovation in the U.S. federal government, focusing particularly on the executive branch, as well as innovative public-private partnership models in the U.S. and New Zealand. Her work for the Civic Analytics Network is informed by research interests ranging from democratic governance to regulatory policy to civic engagement to cross-sector partnerships. She holds a Master's degree from the University of Chicago and received her B.A. at Trinity College.