Javier Perez | Project Manager

Javier Perez is the Project Manager at PNG.  Since 2014, Javier has supported many projects for PNG, ranging from the preparation of policy analysis and research to quantitative economic impact analyses of U.S. federal regulation and guidance.

Javier has a BA in Political Science from Swarthmore College and has over ten years’ experience in research, writing, and project administration.  Javier is also an academic author and has been awarded multiple fellowships and grants to support his research.  From 2013 to 2014, he received the Thomas J. Watson Fellowship to conduct an international project involving imprisoned youth.  More recently, Javier received a grant administrated by the Institute for Citizens and Scholars (formerly the Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation).  Javier is currently completing his PhD in Sociology at the University of Cape Town.

In his free time, Javier enjoy hikes with his wife around the scenic and richly biodiverse landscape surrounding his home city, Cape Town.