Educational Leadership & PolicyM.Ed. in Education Leadership and Policy, University of Texas at Austin, expected 2023
B.A. in Interdisciplinary Studies, University of Texas at San Antonio, 2021
Monica Obregon is a graduate student in the M.Ed. Education Policy and Planning program in the Education Policy and Leadership department. She works as a graduate research assistant for the Second Year Experience program. In the past, she has interned at various organizations conducting survey research, literature reviews, and collecting and analyzing data for assessment reports. She was most recently a Southern Education Leadership Initiative Fellow through the Southern Education Foundation based in Atlanta, Georgia. Monica earned her Bachelor of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies from the University of Texas at San Antonio in May 2021. Her interests include school finance, legislative budgets as it pertains to the education system, and long-term impacts of inequitable funding in school districts across the state.