Our team is made up of researchers, grant writers, public policy advocates, and community and nonprofit development experts who are deeply committed to the people and communities of South Jersey.


Ross Whiting, Ph.D.
Associate Director

Kristin Curtis, M.A.
Assistant Director


Celine Thompson, Ph.D.
Sr. Education Project Administrator


Stacy White, M.B.A.
Department Administrator


Devon Ziminski, M.S.
Senior Research Coordinator

Madeliene Alger, M.A.
Research Project Coordinator

Kiersten Westley Henson, M.A.
Research Project Coordinator


Carla Villacis, M.A.
Research Project Coordinator


Kristin Kelly, M.A.
Research Project Assistant

Ryan Pletcher, M.A.
Research Consultant