Erik Woodworth

Erik Woodworth


Senior Planner, Research & Analytics Group

Erik Woodworth is a Senior Planner in the Research & Analytics Group at the Atlanta Regional Commission (ARC).  He also serves as the Data Scientist for Neighborhood Nexus, a web-based data empowerment platform currently operated in partnership by the ARC and the Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta.  At the moment, much of his research  attention is on the issues of housing affordability and neighborhood-level change related to gentrification. He has also worked in various capacities on city- and region-wide initiatives addressing issues such as public health, transportation, and economic mobility. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Indiana University, a Master of Arts (Research Methods) in Geography from the University of Durham in the UK, and a Master of City and Regional Planning from the Georgia Institute of Technology.

Technical Skills: Data management, Data visualization and design, GIS/mapping, Website development