With rich experience in diverse aspects of public health, Courtney is deeply committed to using research to positively influence the health and wellbeing of individuals, families and communities. She is a seasoned researcher with broad knowledge of evaluation design, qualitative research methods, and survey methodology. She also has strong experience conducting community health needs assessments to assist healthcare systems and their public partners in understanding the local health landscape and identifying opportunities for action. Courtney is fluent in Spanish.
Prior to joining Harder+Company, Courtney worked as a health program officer for the International Community Foundation, and served as a research assistant at the Center for Behavioral Epidemiology and Community Health where she assisted with a study designed to encourage physical activity and healthy eating among youth. Courtney was also an intern in the epidemiology and prevention department of an HIV/AIDS nonprofit in Argentina. In her free time, Courtney tries to accomplish simple tasks while chasing her young child around.
- Master of Public Health, Epidemiology, San Diego State University
- Bachelor of Science, Human Biology, University of California, San Diego
Areas of Expertise
- Behavioral Health
- Early Childhood