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Senior Project Director
Loraine Lucinski

Loraine Lucinski brings extensive experience in designing, implementing and evaluating child wellness programs and systems change initiatives at both the local and state levels.  She is committed to motivating others to tackle complex challenges,...

Mailing Address

1025 Thomas Jefferson Street, NW, Suite 700 West
Washington, DC  20007

Senior Project Director
Jana Martella

Jana Martella is the Co-Director of the U.S. Department of Education (ED)-sponsored comprehensive technical assistance Center on Enhancing Early Learning Outcomes (CEELO). Martella brings to her work...

Mailing Address

1025 Thomas Jefferson Street NW, Suite 700 West
Washington, DC 20007

Project Director
Catherine McCulloch

Catherine McCulloch leads national initiatives that focus on bridging STEM research and practice to improve outcomes for students. An expert in formal and informal STEM learning, she brings extensive experience as a professional developer, course...

Mailing Address

43 Foundry Avenue
Waltham, Massachusetts 02453-8313

Research Scientist
Matt McLeod

As a teacher, teacher leader, and instructional coach, Matt McLeod brings extensive experience in student and adult learning and teaching strategies. Understanding that doing mathematics is much more than applying procedures and completing...

Mailing Address

770 N. Halsted Street, Suite 205
Chicago, IL 60642

Senior Training and Technical Assistance Associate

Marcy Raska specializes in fostering creative collaborations and integrating early childhood home visitation services to address health disparities and improve outcomes for young children and their families. She brings extensive experience in...

Mailing Address

43 Foundry Avenue
Waltham, Massachusetts 02453-8313

Senior Research Associate
Wendy Rivenburgh

Wendy Rivenburgh is an expert in youth media education, technical support, communications, community building, and instructional design. To all of her work, she brings a deep commitment to empowering learners, supporting the creation of original...

Mailing Address

43 Foundry Avenue
Waltham, Massachusetts 02453-8313

Research Associate
Sheila Rodriguez

Sheila Rodriguez, an experienced quantiative and qualitative researcher and program evaluator, develops tools and provides technical assistance that enable state education agencies, districts, and schools to use data and current research to...

Mailing Address

770 North Halsted Street, Suite 205
Chicago, Illinois 60622

Senior Training and Technical Assistance Associate
Sherrie Rudick

Sherrie Rudick brings expertise in early childhood education, product development, curriculum design, project management, facilitation of adult learning, and web-based learning. She has a deep commitment to promoting young children’s school...

Mailing Address

1025 Thomas Jefferson Street, NW, Suite 700W
Washington, DC 20007

Research Associate
Rebecca Schillaci

Rebecca Schillaci is committed to conducting high-quality research of educational programs. She contributes her expertise in research design, quantitative and qualitative methodologies, survey design, statistics, and data analysis to a wide range...

Mailing Address

43 Foundry Avenue
Waltham, Massachusetts 02453-8313

Senior Training and Technical Assistance Associate
Steven Shuman

Steven Shuman, an expert in child development, health, and technical assistance, supports program leaders in ensuring young children's well-being and school readiness. For decades, he has worked to improve early childhood education and public...

Mailing Address

1735 Capri Circle
Palm Springs, California 92264

Training and Technical Assistance Associate II
Christina Silvi

Christina Silvi brings expertise in early literacy, child development, evidence based practices and research, and technology based professional development. She designs and provides accessible, research based professional learning that aligns with...

Mailing Address

535 Centerville Road, Suite 201
Warwick, RI 02886

Senior Project Director
Jim Stanton

Jim Stanton brings a unique blend of experience in K–12 education, workforce development, political and community organizing, and business to his groundbreaking work to ensure all students have a strong foundation in computing and are ready to...

Mailing Address

43 Foundry Avenue
Waltham, Massachusetts 02453-8313

Training and Technical Assistance Associate II
Jenny Stern-Carusone

Jenny Stern-Carusone is a direct service provider, technical assistance provider, and program director working across multiple sectors, including schools, law enforcement, juvenile justice and social service providers. She has an extensive...

Mailing Address

43 Foundry Avenue
Waltham, Massachusetts 02453-8313

Managing Project Director
Tony Streit

Tony Streit is a nationally recognized expert in media education, youth development, out-of-school time, and informal STEM learning. He is dedicated to helping educators harness 21st-century tools to provide hands-on, student-centered learning...

Mailing Address

770 North Halsted Street, Suite 205
Chicago, Illinois 60622

Project Director II
Nancy Topping-Tailby

Nancy Topping-Tailby is an expert in developing and sustaining comprehensive early childhood services that promote children’s healthy development, school readiness, and lifelong learning and well-being. She has extensive experience in using...

Mailing Address

43 Foundry Avenue
Waltham, Massachusetts 02453

Training and Technical Assistance Associate II
Maria Velasquez

María Velásquez has a wealth of experience in the fields of early childhood education, K-12 education, and health, along with expertise in providing innovative, effective, and responsive training and professional development. Driven by her deep...

Mailing Address

535 Centerville Road, Suite 201
Warwick, RI  02886

Project Director
Valerie Weagle

Valerie Weagle is a Project Director focusing on learner experience, instructional design, and multimedia production with EDC’s EdTech Leaders Online program. She has extensive experience designing engaging online learning experiences from small...

Mailing Address

43 Foundry Avenue
Waltham, Massachusetts 02453-8313

Senior Development Associate
Mary Wedow

Mary Wedow, a highly experienced instructional designer, has a strong background in K–12 mathematics and science education and out-of-school learning. She also brings significant expertise in designing and delivering high-quality professional...

Mailing Address

770 N. Halsted Street, Suite 205
Chicago, IL 60642

Project Director
Diana Wogan

Diana Wogan contributes her expertise in research, policy analysis, and school improvement to a wide range of initiatives. Working closely with key state and regional education leaders, she ensures that research and lessons learned by...

Mailing Address

43 Foundry Avenue
Waltham, Massachusetts 02453-8313