Matt Gripp is a Research Analyst at the Academy. He recently earned his Master of Public Administration from the Trachtenberg School of Public Policy and Public Administration at George Washington University, with a concentration in Public-Private Management and Policy. There he studied Public-Private Partnerships, Social Impact Bonds and other government innovations that seek to align private sector forces with efficient, effective and equitable public ends. Matt has also earned his Juris Doctorate from St. Thomas University School of Law, Miami Gardens, Florida. There he was a member of the Intercultural Human Rights Review, the first such law review to examine human rights from a comparative, world perspective. He also interned at the United Nations headquarters in New York. Matt received his Bachelor of Arts, Philosophy, from the University of Central Florida.