IRP Staff

IRP Directors

Lawrence Berger

Professor of School of Social Work
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Katherine Magnuson

Associate Director-Research and Training
Professor of Social Work
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Jennifer Noyes

Associate Director-Programs and Management
Distinguished Researcher
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Research and Support Staff

Name Title E-mail
Emma Caspar Researcher and Focus Editor
David Chancellor Editor
Dana Connelly Event Coordinator
Steven Cook Researcher
Michael Curtis Associate Programmer Analyst
Dawn Duren IS Resource Support Technician
Deborah Johnson Public Information and Senior Editor
Danielle Lythjohan Associate Administrative Program Specialist
Thomas Kaplan Senior Scientist Emeritus
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Dan Ross Senior Information Processing Consultant
Ingrid Rothe Researcher Emerita
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Heidi Normandin Outreach Specialist, Family Impact Institute
Jane Smith Senior Programmer Analyst
Robin Snell Payroll & Benefits Specialist
Sylvia Swift University grants & Contracts Specialist
Katherine Thornton Senior Programmer Analyst
Margaret Townsend Information Manager
Lynn Wimer Senior Programmer Analyst