Skip to the main content

Marissa Gerchick

Institute for Rebooting Social Media Assembly Fellow

Marissa Gerchick is a data scientist and researcher focused on the intersection of technology and consumer protection issues, especially related to machine learning and algorithmic decision-making systems. Marissa has worked on technology policy problems in civil society, in government, at machine learning startups, and at interdisciplinary research labs. Previously, Marissa was a Technology Fellow in the U.S. Senate through the TechCongress program, working on the staff of the Senate Judiciary Committee’s Antitrust Subcommittee. Marissa has also worked at Hugging Face, where she worked on improving the documentation of machine learning models with model cards, and at the Stanford Computational Policy Lab, where she used statistical tools to analyze policy decisions. Marissa holds a B.S. in Mathematical and Computational Science and an M.S. in Management Science and Engineering (focused on Computational Social Science), both from Stanford University.