Maddy Sims is a Director of Consulting and Legal Strategy for the Center for Public Research and Leadership. Maddy brings experience across the social impact, legal, and PK-12 education sectors. She has partnered with a range of public sector and non-profit clients seeking to build organizational capacity and embrace innovative approaches to advancing educational equity. Maddy began her career as an attorney at Davis Polk & Wardwell, where she worked on transactional, corporate governance, and pro bono matters. Her writing on education policy has been published in the Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems. Maddy holds a BA from Dartmouth College and a JD from Columbia Law School.