Stories by Michael Norton
Michael Norton serves as chief policy analyst at Reinvestment Fund, where he supports all research related to Reinvestment Fund’s organizational goals and mission. In this role, Dr. Norton works closely with a range of partners, including small nonprofit organizations, local and national philanthropies, private companies, colleges and universities, school districts, and federal, state, and city governments and agencies. His work leverages nearly a decade of experience as a researcher and project director to develop data-driven solutions — solutions that meet the unique needs of Reinvestment Fund and our key stakeholders in the public and private sectors. Dr. Norton completed his doctoral studies in the sociology department at Temple University, where his research examined the relationship between secondary mortgage market activity and neighborhood change in the Philadelphia region at the turn of the 21st century.