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Ian Poe-Yamagata

Associate, Data & Analytics


Ian works toward harmonizing SAHF’s data collection processes, by integrating and aligning SAHF’s data sources for analysis. He supports SAHF’s energy & water work by engaging with SAHF members on the creating of a decarbonization roadmap and driving the implementation of data collection and analysis. Beyond this, he also assists in the design and development of future data collection and analysis efforts, with a focus on improving the quality and developing systems to support longitudinal analysis.

Prior to joining SAHF, Ian worked for Actus Policy Research LLC., a social policy research and evaluation company, focusing on labor and workforce development issues. In this position he supported Actus’s research initiatives, through data collection and analysis on various projects.

Ian holds his B.S. in Economics and B.A. in Japanese Studies from the University of Maryland, College Park.