Nathan is an economist with expertise conducting and coordinating complex assessments to inform public policy, strategy and project design, and private investments. He has held senior analyst and economist positions at U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), NW Natural and Brookhaven National Laboratory. At USAID, he managed the jobs diagnostic and cost-benefit analysis (CBA) portfolios and developed several project designs in support of the U.S. Feed the Future and Climate Change initiatives. He has expertise evaluating agriculture, energy and natural resource investments and has conducted CBAs, jobs diagnostics and growth diagnostics in Asia, Africa, Latin America and the United States. Nathan holds master’s degrees in economics and international relations from Syracuse University’s Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs.