Senior Researcher and Policy Analyst

Areas of Expertise

Labor Market Research • Policy Research


Maya Pinto joined NELP as senior researcher in 2017, bringing with herĀ over a decade of experience doing research and policy work at community and labor organizations, including the Service Employees International Union and the Alliance for a Greater New York.

Maya’s work has supported organizing and policy campaigns to raise standards for workers in building services, trucking, waste management, personal and home care, and construction.

At NELP, Maya’s research focuses on wage standards, occupational health and safety, workforce demographics, and the structure of employment in low-wage industries.


M.Sc., London School of Economics and Political Science
B.A., Brown University

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