Laila Elimam, Analyst
Laila Elimam joined the Analyst’s Office in January 2021. Over the past decade, Ms. Elimam worked in academia, the nonprofit sector, and international development, both in the United States and abroad. Ms. Elimam holds a Master of Public Policy from the University of California, Los Angeles Luskin School of Public Affairs, and an undergraduate degree in Political Science from the American University in Cairo.
William Janowski, Analyst
Will Janowski comes to the Analyst’s Office following work in Congress, the Texas Legislature, political think-tanks in Austin, and the British Consulate-General Houston. A native Houstonian, Mr. Janowski has a Bachelor of Science in Political Science from the University of Houston and two master’s degrees, Master of Arts in Global Affairs from Rice University and a Master of Science in Public Policy from the University of Houston.
Candice Johnson, Analyst
Candice Johnson joins the Analyst’s Office with a Master’s in Public Administration and nearly a decade of experience developing and implementing fiscal, regulatory, and government relations strategies and initiatives. Ms. Johnson is a Lean Six Sigma Greenbelt and a five-time GFOA Distinguished Budget Award Winner. Ms. Johnson is also an active member of the community, which includes serving as President of Gamma Sigma Sigma, a national community service organization.
Ramin Naderi, Analyst
Ramin Naderi joined the Analyst’s Office in December 2020. Mr. Naderi has nearly a decade of experience conducting policy analysis in the public, private, and nonprofits sectors, including legislative work in Washington, DC. A long-term Houstonian, he received his undergraduate degree from the University of Texas at Austin and a master’s degree from the Elliott School of International Affairs at the George Washington University.