Caroline Mage
Research Associate, Youth Development, Criminal Justice, and Employment

Mage specializes in the implementation and management of projects focused on individuals and families with low incomes. She collaborates with program partners to assess the feasibility of research and to provide ongoing technical assistance to strengthen their programs. She is currently the project manager for the large-scale federal project, Building Evidence on Employment Strategies. Her work at MDRC has also focused on partnerships with child support offices, home visiting programs serving pregnant women and new mothers, and programs serving opportunity youth. She holds a master’s in social work from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Social Work.