Whitney Tucker

Tucker is the Director of Research at NC Child. She previously served as policy and research associate at the Children’s Trust of South Carolina. At the Children’s Trust, Whitney managed the data program and lead effective policy advocacy campaigns, including one to establish an EITC in South Carolina. Whitney has a special research interest in racial and ethnic equity and two-generation strategies for improving child well-being. 

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Better policy choices can address North Carolina’s rising youth suicide rate

North Carolina’s latest child health report card — released on Feb. 20 by NC Child and the North Carolina Institute of...


Three opportunities for NC legislators from the 2018 Child Health Report Card

We’ve covered the good news and the failing grades in this week’s blog series on the Child Health Report Card—now we report on the opportunities for...