Our Team

Research Team

Alvin Makori

Research Assistant

Amy Nguyen

Junior Research Assistant

Anwesha Guha

Graduate Research Assistant

Ashley Jochim


Bree Dusseault

Principal and Managing Director

Cara Pangelinan

Research Analyst

Chelsea Waite


Gigi Cassady

Junior Research Analyst

Heather Casimere

Research Assistant

Janette Avelar

Graduate Research Assistant

Lakisha Young

Senior Fellow

Lanya McKittrick

Senior Research Analyst

Lisa Chu

Research Analyst

Paul Hill

Founder, CRPE and Research Professor, UWB

Robin Lake


Sarah McCann

Project Manager

Steven Weiner

Research Analyst

Communications & Editorial

Christine Pitts

Director of Impact & Communications

Erin Richards

Editorial Director

Jenna Ramsey

Communications Manager

Operations & Finance

Natalie Mayfield

Grants Manager

Rachael Eiting

Executive Assistant to the Director
CRPE Careers

Looking to join our team?

We understand that great work requires the support of a great team. As a member of CRPE, you’ll join a tight-knit group of researchers and staff who value hard work, integrity, and camaraderie.