Program Director of Computational Analysis & Public Policy

About Kathryn Mattie

Kathryn Mattie is the Program Director for the University of Chicago’s Master of Science in Computational Analysis and Public Policy degree (MS-CAPP).  As Director, Kathryn oversees program operations and strategy.
Kathryn has experience in both the public and private sectors.  She spent time at the City of Chicago Department of Innovation and Technology working to advance the use of data analytics to improve operations and outcomes.  In that role, she built partnerships with non-profits, private companies, universities, and internal department heads to implement modern technology solutions that leveraged the city’s data assets.  Kathryn also served in Americorps through City Year Boston.
Kathryn has held a variety of technical roles at GCM Grosvenor, a financial services firm.  Most recently, she served as Executive Director of Information Technology.  In this capacity, Kathryn oversaw technology operations for the firm including staffing, budget and procurement, project management, communication, and relationship management.
Kathryn holds a Master of Public Policy from the Harris School at the University of Chicago and a BA in Philosophy and Political Science from Boston University.