Anique Downes joined Child Trends in December 2015 and provides contractual support for the organization. Anique is responsible for assisting with process development and implementation. She also provides support developing and executing a variety of contractual Agreements including contracts for services subcontracts, sub-awards, teaming agreements, memoranda of understanding, letters of intent, and non-disclosure agreements for programs funded by federal, state and private sponsors. Anique previously worked in contract operations at MicroStrategy Inc. and gained experience drafting and negotiating contracts as an intern with Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals, AmeriHealth Caritas, City Council of Philadelphia, and SAP America. She holds a J.D. from Thomas R. Kline School of Law at Drexel University and a B.A. from University of Virginia.