Elliot Kent, Ph.D.
Dr. Elliot Kent has an extensive background in operations and project management, as well as social science, local government and private business. He has managed IT projects for some of America’s largest companies, including ten years serving as a senior IT infrastructure PM at Citigroup.
At Carolina Demography, his primary role is to ensure that client work is correctly scoped, priced, assigned, scheduled, and delivered as promised with the highest quality.
Dr. Kent earned his PhD in Political Science from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He has taught local government, policy analysis, public administration and research methods at several universities including North Carolina A&T State and Baruch College and served ten years as a manager and policy analyst in New York City government.
This is the second post in a three-post series looking at in-migration and out-migration in North Carolina. Read the first post in the series, "NC is rapidly growing. Where are our new residents moving from?" Between 2017 and 2018, North…
North Carolina’s population has grown by 848,000 new residents, or 8.9%, since the 2010 Census, rising to 10.4 million residents as of 2018. The state’s annual growth slowed during the Great Recession of 2008 and subsequent recovery period but began…