Attainment Early Childhood NC Child Perspective

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

About the author

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.