Kim Smith manages the multi-city gun markets project, work done in partnership with affiliates in six major U.S. cities – Chicago, Los Angeles, Boston, New York, Baltimore, and New Orleans. Prior to joining the Urban Labs, Kim was a Senior Research Associate at Innovations for Poverty Action in New Haven, CT where she managed three randomized controlled trials testing the effectiveness of financial products designed for low-income households in the United States.

Kim holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from McGill University.