Staff

Alexandra Costello
Director of Legislative Affairs
Amy Ellen Duke-Benfield
Senior Policy Analyst, Center for Postsecondary and Economic Success
Andrea Amaechi
Policy Analyst, Youth
Andy Beres
Communications Manager
Angela Parker
Human Resources Manager
Anna Cielinski
Senior Policy Analyst, Center for Postsecondary and Economic Success
Brenna Agee
Executive Assistant
Carrie Welton
Policy Analyst, Income and Work Supports
Christine Johnson-Staub
Senior Policy Analyst, Child Care and Early Education
Cormekki Whitley
Deputy Director, Finance and Administration
David Socolow
Director of Center for Postsecondary and Economic Success
Duy Pham
Research Assistant, Center for Postsecondary and Economic Success
Eduardo Hernandez
Research Assistant, Job Quality & Work/Life
Elizabeth Lower-Basch
Director of Income and Work Supports
Hannah Matthews
Director of Child Care and Early Education
Jessica Gehr
Research Assistant, Income and Work Supports
Jonathan Bush
Senior Foundations Manager
Judy Mortrude
Senior Policy Analyst, Center for Postsecondary and Economic Success
Kisha Bird
Director of Youth Policy
Lauren Walizer
Senior Policy Analyst, Center for Postsecondary and Economic Success
Marlén Mendoza
Research Assistant, Youth Policy
Michelle Vinson
Program Assistant
Nia West-Bey
Senior Policy Analyst, Youth
Nune Philips
Policy Analyst, Income and Work Supports
Olivia Golden
Executive Director
Pronita Gupta
Director of Job Quality
Rebecca Ullrich
Policy Analyst, Child Care and Early Education
Robyn Philips
Development Associate
Ruth Cosse
Policy Analyst, Child Care and Early Education
Shiva Sethi
Research Assistant, Child Care and Early Education
Sivan Sherriffe
Communications Associate
Stephanie Schmit
Senior Policy Analyst, Child Care and Early Education
Suzanne Wikle
Project Director, Advancing Strategies for Aligning Programs (ASAP)
Tom Salyers
Director, Communications
Tyneisha Toye
Finance and Operations Associate
Victoria Palacio
Research Assistant, Income and Work Supports
Wayne Taliaferro
Policy Analyst, Center for Postsecondary and Economic Success
Wendy Cervantes
Senior Policy Analyst, Immigration and Immigrant Families