Ms. Wild serves as a senior policy advisor for Aimed Alliance, bringing a unique perspective through her experiences at the intersection of policy and programs. In this capacity, Ms. Wild conducts research, interprets and analyzes information, identifies and develops policy initiatives, and works with Aimed Alliance’s collaborators.
Ms. Wild has directed and implemented national programs for the National Science Foundation, the U.S. Information Agency, and the former President’s Committee on Employment of People with Disabilities. In these roles, she focused on developing strategic partnerships among national, state, and local stakeholders across multiple sectors. She worked as a market analyst for small U.S. biotech companies and served as a program analyst for the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Office of Inspector General. Ms. Wild has also worked as the Interim Executive Director to establish a nonprofit organization dedicated to mobilizing the disability community around one political voice, which included directing a national branding campaign along with several forums and events.
Ms. Wild received a Master of Public Affairs degree from Indiana University’s School of Public & Environmental Affairs and holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science with a concentration in science and technology policy from Carleton College.