Shelby Davis-Cooper is a member of the operations team at DESRES. She received a B.A. with distinction in women's, gender, and sexuality studies from Yale University. As an undergraduate, Shelby performed research on neurodegenerative disorders and epilepsy at the Yale School of Medicine and Massachusetts General Hospital, respectively. When not lost in a book or in Brooklyn, Shelby enjoys engaging in political activism, running, and catching up on her New Yorker subscription.