Andrea Beaty is a Research Assistant at the Revolving Door Project at the Center for Economic and Policy Research in Washington, DC.
Andrea M. Beaty holds a BA in Economics from the University of Maryland, College Park. She has previously been president of the student housing cooperative at UMD, and has volunteered for various housing organizations in the DC metro area.
Her interests include affordable housing, urban development policy, women’s labor rights, criminal justice system reform and Latinx- American issues.
Attorneys for Nichols' family called the move "appropriate and proportional" in response to his death and urged other cities to follow suit but also stressed that "misconduct is not restricted to these specialty units."