Danton Noriega-Goodwin

Danton Noriega-Goodwin received his B.S. in Mathematics from the University of California Irvine, his Master in Applied Statistics from California State University Long Beach, and his Master in Economics from Georgetown. Previously, he worked at the USDOT forecasting the Highway Trust Fund, at the Duke-UNC BECR Center understanding food purchasing behaviors, and at TransLōc — a transit tech company based in Durham, NC — helping build the data science team. He is currently a PhD candidate at the Sanford School of Public Policy at Duke University concentrating in Economics. His dissertation explores the Double Up Food Bucks incentive program in Michigan and how it may encourage SNAP recipients to buy more fresh produce.