Jennifer Gould is chief of staff to RAND's president and chief executive officer, Michael Rich. She engages all parts of RAND in aligning around the organization's strategic priorities, and helps develop and drive implementation of the CEO's vision, goals, and key initiatives. Gould previously directed the Strategic Communications group at RAND, where she led initiatives to improve awareness, understanding, and support of RAND's mission and accomplishments among its many constituencies. Prior to joining RAND, Gould was a member of the corporate department of Folger, Levin & Kahn LLP. She received her J.D. from the University of California, Los Angeles, and her A.B. in sociology from Princeton University.