Sophia Halkitis

Data Analyst

Sophia joined CCC’s Research and Data team in 2018. 

She is responsible for maintaining the data on, CCC’s public database on NYC communities and families, and conducts mission-critical analyses to support advocacy in the issue areas of child and maternal health, child welfare, education equity, and the Census. Sophia’s experience in academic research at a public health lab at NYU; in institutional research at CUNY; and as an adjunct lecturer has shaped her perspective as a researcher who is passionate about utilizing data in ways that are informative and transformative for public discourse regarding children and families in NYC. Sophia is a member of NYC’s Open Data Advisory Council, and sits on the Advisory Panel for the NYC Data Recovery Project from the Mayor’s Office. She holds a M.A. in Data Analytics and Applied Social Research and a B.A. in Sociology and Psychology from Queens College, CUNY.