Sky Patterson


Sky joined the Civic Consulting Alliance team as an Analyst in July 2019. She currently works on projects within the Public Safety and Criminal Justice platform.

Prior to joining Civic Consulting Alliance, Sky interned at the Bluhm Legal Clinic Center on Wrongful Convictions. At Northwestern, Sky worked on the Alumni Relations and Development team. She also helped make nonpartisan voter guides for a startup called BallotReady. Sky grew up on the South Side of Chicago. She graduated from Northwestern University with a B.A. in Political Science for which she received departmental honors. Her honors thesis investigated the effects of stop and frisk on political participation in Chicago.

In her spare time, Sky enjoys solving New York Times crossword puzzles, going to book club meetings at some of Chicago’s amazing independent bookstores, attending concerts, and playing rugby.