Leonie joined the ESRI as a Research Assistant in January 2021. She holds a BA in Economics and an MSc in Behavioural Economics, both from University College Dublin. Leonie completed an internship in the Geary Institute for Public Policy as part of her MSc programme.
On completion of her MSc programme, Leonie worked as a Research Assistant in the London School of Economics, in the Psychological and Behavioural Sciences Department. She is part of the Social Research Division in the ESRI, working on modelling expenditure and workforce requirements in the healthcare sector.