Our Staff

Jeff Szymanski, PhD
Executive Director

Operations Department

Pamela Layne
Director of Operations

C. Wilhelm Engelbrecht
Office and Program Coordinator

Abigail Green

Education and Training Department

Stephanie Cogen, MPH, MSW
Education & Training Manager

Melissa A. Smith, CMP
Event Manager

Alex Bahrawy, MBA
Community Support Specialist

Will Sutton
Research Coordinator


Communications Department

Meghan Buco
Communications Manager

Fran Harrington
Media & Technology Manager

Tiia Groden, MA
Membership & Outreach Manager

Development Department

Elijah Peterson
Grant Writer / Philanthropy Officer

Kristen Lynch
Annual Fund Officer