top of page

Hawa Alessandra Barry, Associate

Hawa is an Associate at Wellspring. She brings experience in research, policy analysis, and the social determinants of health. Previously, Hawa was a Research Analyst at the Peter G. Peterson Foundation, where she focused on analyzing public policy around the fiscal and economic issues in the U.S., including Medicaid expansion and long-term economic modeling.  While completing her studies, Hawa had program management and research roles as a Program Manager for the North American Food Systems Network, as a Research Assistant in the Cornell University College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, and as a Global Scholars Fellow at the Global Livingston Institute.


Hawa graduated with a B.S. in Global Development and Policy Analysis Management from Cornell University.

bottom of page