Jayalakshmi (Jaya) Gopalan is a Research Associate at SMA and supports a variety of research projects and client deliverables. Jaya has five years of experience that include market research, academic research, and working with Non-Governmental Organizations. In her previous roles, she has successfully managed teams and helped in establishing nascent organizations. Jaya has a strong background in quantitative and qualitative research, analysis, and research methods.
Jaya has a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from the University of Madras, India and a Master’s Degree in International Affairs from Marquette University, Wisconsin.