Margaret Arnesen


Margaret Arnesen
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Margaret Arnesen
Senior Officer
Public Health Data Improvement
The Pew Charitable Trusts


Margaret Arnesen supports Pew’s work on public health data sharing, with a focus on state-level policy solutions.

Before joining Pew, Arnesen worked for the Pennsylvania Department of Health, where she developed and managed public health programs for the prevention of chronic disease, with a particular focus on increasing health equity and access to care for populations that face significant health disparities.

Arnesen holds a bachelor’s degree in classical and Near Eastern archaeology and classical studies from Bryn Mawr College and a master’s in public administration and policy from American University.