Dakota Bragato has a background in social science research and policy analysis, as well as experience in childcare, education, and community organizing. Her work focuses on child and family development, health, and well-being. Her skills include quantitative and qualitative research and technical writing. Currently, she supports several projects in the Child and Family Development practice area: Supporting and Strengthening the Home Visiting Workforce; National Home Visiting Resource Center; Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting Technical Assistance Resource Center; and California Home Visiting Coordination.
Prior to joining JBA, Bragato worked at Cornell University in Ithaca, NY, as a research assistant and at ONE [Organizing Neighborhood Equity] DC as an organizing apprentice. She received a B.A. in American Studies from Cornell University.