Nicole Blumenfeld is the Senior Data Analyst at 2-1-1 San Diego and leads the Informatics Department. Joining 2-1-1 San Diego in 2015, Nicole developed the data infrastructure, including development of a data warehouse uniting disparate data sources, standardizing data collection and reporting, all laying the foundation for the future of 2-1-1’s Informatics. Nicole also contributed to the design and implementation of San Diego’s Community Information Exchange, collaborating with client-facing and technology teams to develop and implement solutions. Her team analyzes the effectiveness of the Community Information Exchange and the impact on agencies and clients in the network. Nicole is deeply rooted in social justice, earning her Master’s Degree in Social Service Administration from the University of Chicago and her undergraduate degree in Human Development and Family Studies from the University of Illinois. She believes in harnessing data to impact the social good.