Maike worked as an Associate Research Manager Consultant at the Yale Economic Growth Center (EGC) and Inclusion Economics. She supported the research portfolios of Prof. Pande and Prof. Ryan on environment and energy access, predominantly in India and Nepal under the Inclusion Economics initiative. Prior to joining the EGC, Maike was a Senior Policy Associate at the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL) at MIT where she managed J-PAL's research initiative on climate and environment. She holds a Bachelor of Science from Minerva University with a double major in Data Science and Statistics, and Policy.