Dr. Faith VanMeter is a research scientist on the Impact Evaluation Unit. Prior to joining MMB, Faith was a Society for Research in Child Development State Policy Post-Doctoral Fellow in the Minnesota Department of Human Services (DHS), Child Safety and Permanency Division, Promotion and Prevention Unit. She received a Master of Philosophy in Social and Developmental Psychology from the University of Cambridge and a PhD in Developmental Psychology from the University of Minnesota’s Institute of Child Development. In her free time, she enjoys reading, spending time with her cats, and going on adventures near and far with her husband.