Junior Analysts


Zach Morin
Junior Analyst

Zach joined Lake Research Partners in 2015 as a Junior Analyst. Prior to joining LRP, Zach worked for the Mellman Group and for the Texas Democratic Party.

A Texas native, Zach holds a B.A. in Political Science from Texas A&M University and a Master’s in Public Service and Administration from the Bush School of Government and Public Service at Texas A&M.


Jacklyn Juetten
Junior Analyst

Jacklyn joined Lake Research Partners in the Berkeley office in the Spring of 2016. Prior to joining LRP, Jacklyn worked for the United Auto Workers, fighting to elect labor friendly candidates to office and magnifying the voices of working families. She is excited to work on local California issues and with national labor allies.

A California native, Jacklyn is happy to be back in the sunny Bay Area.


Olivia Myszkowski
Junior Analyst

Olivia joined Lake Research Partners in 2016, and brings a background in research, strategic communications, and public policy to the LRP team. Her work includes research for political campaigns and issue advocacy organizations. Before joining LRP, Olivia worked as a market research analyst, a strategic communications intern, and a research assistant focused on revitalization efforts in Rust Belt cities.

A proud Minnesota native, Olivia enjoys running alongside bodies of water, eating pasta, and avidly consuming all forms of media. She holds a B.A. in Public Policy from the University of Chicago.


Cara Beirne
Junior Analyst

Cara Beirne joined Lake Research Partners in 2015.  She conducts research on a wide range of social issues, including women’s reproductive health, the environment, healthcare, and poverty.  Prior to joining LRP, Cara worked as a research intern at House Majority PAC and as a strategic communications intern at a market research firm specializing in corporate branding.  Cara holds a B.A. in International Studies from Johns Hopkins University, and enjoys reading and playing the violin and piano.


Pooja Patel
Junior Analyst

Pooja joined Lake Research Partners in 2015. Prior to joining LRP, Pooja spent a year at Emerge California advancing women's representation at the local, state, and federal level. She has worked on numerous campaigns in the Bay Area for progressive candidates as well as a proposition promoting affordable housing, jobs, and parks. A proud California native, Pooja studied Public Administration at Northeastern University.