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WRI Hires New Associate Director

WRI would like to welcome Darren Spielman, PhD, as their new Associate Director. Darren comes to WRI with over twenty years of leadership experience in the nonprofit and education sectors, where he has worked to improve the lives and life chances of vulnerable citizens.

Dr. Kris Singh Named 2017 South Jerseyan of the Year

In recognition of continued contributions to energy research, the development of a $320 million business complex, and an investment into future jobs creation in Camden City, WRI is honoring Dr. Kris Singh—Founder, President and CEO of Holtec International—as its Private Sector South Jerseyan of the Year.

WRI Selects Second New Faculty Fellow

WRI has selected its second Faculty Fellow for the year, Dr. Michael S. Hayes.  An assistant professor in the Department of Public Policy and Administration at Rutgers-Camden, Dr. Hayes’ research will follow on the Institute’s well-received report Is South Jersey Getting it’s ‘Fair Share’ of Public Goods.


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