Daniel Ogden has served as a Research Associate with The University of Alabama Center for Economic Development since June 2023. His work consists of a variety of topics such as research, community planning and development, and outreach with rural communities. Daniel also leads the Student Research Assistants, helping them develop the knowledge, skills, and abilities to succeed not just in the field of economic development but also in the world.
Daniel is a native of Huntsville, Alabama, and moved to Tuscaloosa to earn his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Master of Public Administration at The University of Alabama through the Accelerated Masters Program. During that time, he worked as a Student Research Assistant for the center starting in January 2022.