Ph.D. in Sociology and Social Policy, 2015. National Poverty Fellow, Office of Planning, Research, and Evaluation (OPRE), U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services; and Institute for Research on Poverty, University of Wisconsin-Madison.
A.M. in Sociology and Social Policy, 2007. Teacher and Author, Concord Academy.
Kirsten Dinnall Hoyte is the author of Black Marks(Akashic Books, 2006). She was awarded the Astraea Emerging Writer Award in 2006 and was a finalist for A Room of Her Own's Gift of Freedom award in 2007.