Social & Education Policy

Megan Ronnenberg

  • PPC Summer Scholar-in-Residence, 2020


Megan Ronnenberg's work with Aislinn Conrad focuses primarily on social determinants of health and child maltreatment. She plans to focus her future research more specifically on early childhood care and education. Ronnenberg was selected as a 2020 Public Policy Center Summer Scholar-in-Residence for her project, "Childcare Hardship in Iowa."

Research Interests

  • Social and economic determinants of health and child maltreatment
  • Disparities in child care attainment and quality
  • Structural characteristics of early childhood care and education

Educational Background

  • PhD Candidate, Social Work, University of Iowa, 2022
  • MSW, University of Iowa, 2018