Robert Mitchell

Data Associate, Voter Information Project

Robert is a Data Associate for the Voting Information Project, helping process data that the VIP team receives from states all over the country. Currently living in Harlem with his partner Laina and cat Toby, Robert has lived from coast to coast in San Diego, Detroit, Virginia Beach, Chicago, Las Vegas, Mexico City, and New York! He graduated from Columbia University and worked for more than 3 years at MDRC, a nonprofit social policy research organization, on a home visiting program for low-income first-time moms. When he’s not trying to change the world, Robert cooks with a penchant for new recipes, although his favorites are Mexican and Indian cuisine. He also runs long distance and reads mystery and fantasy novels, always on the prowl for writers of color.