Nawal Traish supports the data collection needs of the child wellbeing team at CFRP. She is pursuing a Master of Public Affairs degree and a Master of Science in Social Work at UT. Nawal earned her B.A. at Brown University in Philosophy and Public Policy. Her passion for child welfare work was cemented while serving as a paralegal at New York-based nonprofit Children's Rights and as an urban education fellow in Newark, New Jersey.