Xaviera Steele is an Associate with IHME Client Services. She develops and deploys analytic tools to inform private sector use of IHME's population health data. Prior to joining IHME Client Services, Xaviera was a Research Analyst with APCO Worldwide where she optimized analytic processes and managed opinion research for pharmaceutical and healthcare companies. Xaviera has also worked for Harvard University in the DR Congo, where she helped design both experimental and survey-based economics research projects. Xaviera received a BA in Economics and a BS in Math & Computer Science from the American University of Paris. She is fluent in French and Spanish and has notions of Portuguese and Japanese.