Bronwyn Mauldin oversees a Research and Evaluation team that utilizes data and social science methods to improve the Arts Commission’s work and strengthen the arts ecology. Bronwyn has spent her career conducting applied research and evaluation for nonprofits, philanthropies and government. She also teaches research methods to graduate students in the arts administration program at Claremont Graduate University. Prior to coming to LACAC, Bronwyn evaluated farmworker programs in California’s Central Valley, studied employment conditions for truck drivers in the Pacific Northwest, analyzed apprenticeship opportunities in the healthcare industry, served as a nonpartisan policy analyst in the Washington State House of Representatives and researched villager organizing in rural northeast Thailand. Bronwyn has a master’s in public administration from the University of Washington. She is also a novelist and zine maker.