Neha Deshpande is a Program Assistant for the MENA portfolio at Evidence for Policy Design. She is responsible for supporting the financial, logistical, and administrative functions of a research-policy engagement between EPoD and the Ministry of Labor and Social Development (MLSD) in Saudi Arabia. Prior to joining EPoD, Neha worked as an immigration paralegal, and for the Boston Bar Association. She has also worked for the UMass Donahue Institute, where she helped organize and execute educational programs for international undergraduate students. Neha holds a BA in Legal Studies and Political Science from the University of Massachusetts Amherst.