Kim Smith manages the multi-city gun markets project, work done in partnership with affiliates in six major U.S. cities – Chicago, Los Angeles, Boston, New York, Baltimore, and New Orleans. Prior to joining the Urban Labs, Kim was a Senior Research Associate at Innovations for Poverty Action in New Haven, CT where she managed three randomized controlled trials testing the effectiveness of financial products designed for low-income households in the United States.

Kim holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from McGill University.

When she is not at work, you can find Kim at the pottery studio attempting to make fine dinnerware out of mud.