Apurva Mehrotra, MPA
Director of Research and Data Analysis
Apurva Mehrotra leads CCC’s research and data analysis unit in the production of various print and web-based products, and other data-driven tools to bolster CCC’s mission and advocacy efforts. In this role, he is responsible for managing CCC’s Keeping Track of New York City’s Children database including development of CCC’s biennial Keeping Track data book, the annual Community Risk Ranking, and Keeping Track Online, as well as overseeing all qualitative research projects for the organization. Prior to joining CCC, Apurva was a Policy Analyst at the Community Service Society (CSS), where he authored reports on issues ranging from the minimum wage to enrollment trends at selective public schools in New York City. He also authored reports on the findings of CSS’s annual Unheard Third survey, detailing the hardships and policy preferences of low-income New Yorkers. Apurva’s work contributed to the funding of a college support program for foster youth in New York State, and several of his reports received extensive media coverage. Apurva has a Bachelor of Arts from New York University and a Masters of Public Administration from Baruch College.