Staff

Alexandra Costello
Director of Legislative Affairs
Amy Ellen Duke-Benfield
Senior Policy Analyst, Center for Postsecondary and Economic Success
Andy Beres
Senior Communications Manager
Angela Hanks
Director, Center for Postsecondary and Economic Success
Angela Parker
Human Resources Manager
Angelique Been
Development Director
Anna Cielinski
Senior Policy Analyst, Center for Postsecondary and Economic Success
Barbara Semedo
Deputy Executive Director, External Affairs and Strategic Communications
Senior Manager, Finance and Administration
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
Chief Operating Officer
Darrel Thompson
Research Assistant, Income and Work Supports
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
Deputy Executive Director for Policy
Isha Weerasinghe
Senior Policy Analyst, Youth
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
Madison Hardee
Senior Policy Analyst/Attorney, Income and Work Supports
Marlén Mendoza
Research Assistant, Youth Policy
Mary Faxon
Program Assistant
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
Renato Rocha
Policy Analyst, Income and Work Supports
Robyn Philips
Development Associate
Rosa García
Senior Policy Analyst, Center for Postsecondary and Economic Success
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)
Tanya Goldman
Senior Policy Analyst/Attorney, Job Quality
Tom Salyers
Director, Communications
Tyneisha Toye
Finance and Operations Associate
Wendy Cervantes
Senior Policy Analyst, Immigration and Immigrant Families
Whitney Bunts
Policy Analyst, Youth