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Cornelia Janke, senior international technical advisor, designs and manages international education programs, mobilizing communities to become active participants in the education system.
A skilled manager, Jill Jarvi is experienced in organizational development and capacity strengthening, strategic planning, project design...
Sarah Jerome, a public health expert, researcher, and training and technical assistance (TTA) specialist, is dedicated to eliminating health disparities and promoting health equity for disenfranchised, marginalized, and underserved communities.
Heaven Jimenez is a highly skilled EDC senior administrative assistant. She specializes in developing and overseeing systems and processes...
Jamie Jobe is a research associate experienced in quality improvement, sexual/mental health, early childhood development, and substance use.
Madelyn Johnson, EDC project coordinator, specializes in project organization, instructional design, and educational content writing. She...
Shawna Hite-Jones is a senior prevention specialist with the Suicide Prevention Resource Center.
Clare Grace Jones, technical assistance (TA) associate, is a public health and safety expert specializing in capacity building,...
Ivy Jones Turner, an expert in behavioral and mental health promotion and prevention, is an experienced program leader, technical...
Briana Joseph, EDC senior training and technical assistance (TTA) associate, brings 10 years of experience in advancing educational...
Jasmina Josić is an educational researcher with 15 years of research and evaluation experience focusing on the social context of education...
Laurin Jozlin is a licensed clinical social worker with 10 years of experience in suicide prevention, suicide intervention, community...
Jessica Juliuson, an expert in college and career readiness, cultivates strategic partnerships among schools, communities, and industry to enhance outcomes for youth.
Alice Kaiser’s experience entails assisting researchers in diverse areas, from coding and data entry to site observations and parent interviews.
Steve Kamanzi is EDC’s Liberia Country Director and Chief of Party (COP) for the USAID Youth Advance Activity. As COP, he led the...
Jane Kang, EDC senior research associate, brings 20 years of experience in mathematics and computer science education and research. Her...
Heidi Kar, an international mental health expert and licensed clinical psychologist, brings to EDC significant experience in violence and trauma.
Alex Karydi is an EDC project director and expert in substance misuse treatment and suicide prevention. She brings expertise in technical...
Maria Katradis is an experienced education and public health researcher with extensive expertise in training and technical assistance (TTA...
Nevin Katz, a senior technology associate and experienced instructional designer, provides technical leadership to education and...
Alisha Keirstead is the director of EDC’s Global Health Team, where she provides leadership, technical support, and quality assurance for...
Joy Lorenzo Kennedy, a developmental psychologist and highly experienced researcher, advances knowledge of strategies to promote early language and literacy development, school readiness, and family engagement.
Jennifer Kennedy is a mathematics educator who designs and implements technology-based mathematics programs in low-resource environments