Joined CSS: 2016
Departments & Programs
As a Policy Analyst at CSS, Irene Lew conducts research, analyzes economic and demographic data and writes about issues impacting low-income New York City residents. Her primary area of focus is analyzing and reporting findings from CSS’s annual Unheard Third survey. Prior to CSS, Irene was a Research Analyst at the Harvard Joint Center for Housing Studies, where she conducted research on housing challenges and issues faced by low-income households, including funding for federally subsidized rental housing, housing insecurity, housing quality and homelessness. Irene received her Master’s degree in Urban Policy Analysis and Management from The New School and her Bachelor’s degree in English from the University at Albany, SUNY.