Michaela Rawsthorne


michaela.rawsthorn@dartington.org.uk | Cincinnati, Ohio, USA

Michaela is founder of Mergen Consultants, a US-based consulting firm specialising in writing and research. She has a nearly 20-year career that includes serving as the Research and Evaluation Manager for the London-based Prison Advice and Care Trust and as a Policy Analyst for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in the US.

In August 2010, Michaela began working with the Dartington Social Research Unit in support of the evidence-based and innovative practices work. She is a skilled reviewer and is adept at transforming complex information into a readable narrative, that isn’t dumbed down.

Michaela holds a Bachelors of Arts, with honours, in American History, Political Science and Economics from the Ohio State University and a Master of Public Policy from the University of Chicago.