Associate Director of Research and Development
Kira Taj joined the Children’s Investment Fund team at CEDAC in August 2016 and brings a wide range of experience with community-based research, public policy, and project management. In her role, she coordinates the evaluation of the Early Education and Out of School Time (EEOST) Capital Fund Program, manages fundraising, and lends analytical and strategy support to the team.
Prior to joining CEDAC, Kira worked to improve early education and care state policy at the Bessie Tartt Wilson Initiative for Children. She has over ten years of experience working in the non-profit sector and a commitment to the well-being of young children.
Kira holds a Master of Public Health (MPH) degree from Boston University.