Calmeyer is a research analyst with over 10 years of experience in the public sector. She joined MDRC in the spring of 2014, and continues to draw upon her training in grassroots organizing, classroom teaching, and project management to serve as a resource manager for MDRC projects. Calmeyer is the lead resource manager for MDRC’s Center for Applied Behavioral Science. In this capacity she provides day-to-day project management support; develops, maintains, and monitors work plans, expenditures, and budgets; and maintains communications with funders, consultants, and subcontractors. Calmeyer is also a contributing author on the report Engaging Providers and Clients: Using Behavioral Economics to Increase On-Time Child Care Subsidy Renewals.
Calmeyer has an MA in public administration from the Wagner School of Public Service at New York University, and a BA from the University of California, San Diego in International Studies.