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Braxton Kunde

Senior Student Fellow

Data, Policy, and Performance Innovation

Braxton is a Senior Student Fellow on the Policy Innovation team. Here at the Center he has been primarily involved with the MAPS project focusing on higher education. He has also conducted research for the STEM Ambassador program as well as other various economic development portfolios. Prior to joining the Sorenson team, he participated in the 2019 Utah State Legislative Session as a student intern to the Chairman of the Executive Appropriations Committee. He has also worked for the U.S. State Department as part of the Information and Resource Management Bureau and has spent time on Capitol Hill working for local Utah congressman Chris Stewart. Braxton is a senior at the University of Utah majoring in Economics with a Korean minor.