Scott Overbey

Scott Overbey is a junior from Cincinnati, OH majoring in Economics with certificates in Statistics/Machine Learning, Political Economy, and Urban Studies. He is the Junior Fellow for the Democracy and Representation cohort as he is interested in how government functions and responds to public demands, especially when it comes to policy areas such as poverty and inequality where marginalized groups may not have an effective means to voice their concerns. Other than Service Focus, he is an Assistant Residential College Advisor in Butler College, Captain of the Model United Nations team, and member of Princeton Engineers Without Borders. Much of his research relates to land use policy in the United States and its effects on housing and evictions.