Abbie Castiglione is the Chief Operating Officer for the University of Chicago Urban Labs. In her role as COO, she oversees the business operations and internal infrastructure needed to achieve our mission. Prior to that, she served as the Operations Manager for the Crime and Education Labs and in HR consulting roles at Chapin Hall at the University of Chicago and at a private consulting firm.

She holds an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, an MS in Industrial / Organizational Psychology from California State University, and a BS in Business Management from DePaul University. She is very passionate about using her time and talents to create systems level social change.