Search Directory

Laura Abbruzzese

Program Monitor
Birth to Three Monitoring Project
[email protected]

Anna Akers-Pecht

Coordinator of Annual Fund and Alumni Relations
[email protected]
(312) 893-7152

Melissa Amison
Ellyce Anapolsky
Sara Anderson, A.M., LCSW

Staff Clinician
Center for Children & Families
[email protected]
(312) 893-7239

Jessica Ashlock

Intact Developmental Screener
DCFS
[email protected]

Jon Ashworth
Theresa Atchley

Instructor
[email protected]

Chip AuCoin

Technical Support Specialist
(312) 893-7196

Stacey Austin

Staff Clinician
Center for Children and Families
[email protected]
(312) 893-7167

Jeanette Banashak
Jennifer Baquedano

Program Monitor
Birth to Three Monitoring Project
[email protected]

Jill Barbre, M.S.Ed, LCSW

Supervisor
DCFS Early Childhood Project
[email protected]
(312) 893-7218

Leanne Beaudoin-Ryan

Associate Director of Research
[email protected]

Annie Behrns

Manager of Academic Success Center & Career Services
[email protected]
(312) 893-7184

Michele Belanski, M.S.W., LCSW

Staff Clinician
Center for Children and Families
[email protected]
(312) 460-3857

Karen Berman
Tonya Bibbs, M.S.W., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
[email protected]
(312) 893-7170

Julianna Blanning, M.S., LCSW

Staff Clinician
Center for Children and Families
[email protected]
(312) 893-7203

Susan Blumenfeld, M.S.W., LCSW

Continuing Education Instructor

Margaret M. Brett, A.M., LCSW

Director of Field Instruction and Career Counseling
[email protected]
(312) 893-7221

Juanona Brewster
Laura Brock, Psy.D.

Staff Clinician
Center for Children and Families
[email protected]
(312) 460-3858

Juliet Bromer, Ph.D.

Research Scientist
Herr Research Center for Children and Social Policy
[email protected]
(312) 893-7127

Jeanine O’Nan Brownell, M.S.

Assistant Director of Programming
Early Math Collaborative
[email protected]
(312) 893-7169

Tracey Brownrigg, M.S.

Continuing Education Instructor

Suzanne Budak

Data Coordinator
Early Math Collaborative
[email protected]
(312) 893-7162

Sandy Carrillo, M.S.

Instructor
[email protected]

Sherri Cawn, M.A., CCC-SLP

Continuing Education Instructor

Bilge Cerezci

Doctoral Research Fellow
Early Math Collaborative
[email protected]
(312) 893-7208

Charles Chang, M.A.

Chief Research and Strategy Officer
[email protected]
(312) 893-7245

Jie-Qi Chen, Ph.D.

Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs
Dean of Faculty
Professor
Founder, Early Math Collaborative
[email protected]
(312) 893-7132

Joan Claffey

Director of Development & Alumni Relations
[email protected]
(312) 893-7113

Amy Clark, M.A.

Instructor
[email protected]

Maria Paz Ardito Contesse

Specialist, Fussy Baby Network
[email protected]

Lauren Cooper, SLP

Disabilities Consultant
Center for Children and Families
[email protected]
(312) 893-7243

Eric T Cormack

Technical Support Specialiast
[email protected]
(312) 893-7220

Catherine Corr

Continuing Education Instructor

Michelle Costello, MS, MSW

Staff Clinician Center for Children and Families
[email protected]
(312) 709-0954

Kelsey Crick

Administrative Assistant
DCFS
[email protected]

Ashley Curry

Assistant Clinical Professor
[email protected]
(312) 893-7140

Thay Danielson

Intact Developmental Screener
DCFS
[email protected]

Jeffrey Danna

Director of Storytelling & Content Strategy
[email protected]
(312) 893-7109

Natalie Danner

Continuing Education Instructor

Kerry Kyle Davies, LCSW

Continuing Education Instructor

Colette Davison, Ph.D.

Dean of Students
[email protected]
(312) 893-7173

Lynette De Dios

Intact Developmental Screener
DCFS

Sarah Dennis
Lorenza Di Natale, M.S.

Continuing Education Instructor

Monica Dirr, M.S.W., LCSW

Staff Clinician
Center for Children and Families
[email protected]
(312) 893-7237

Anatasia Doherty

Administrative Coordinator
[email protected]

Chip Donohue, Ph.D.

Dean of Distance Learning and Continuing Education
Director, Technology in Early Childhood Center
[email protected]
(312) 893-7227

Stephanie Doss

Intact Development Screener, Southern Region
[email protected]

Jonathan Doster
Brianne Dotts
Linda Edens, SLP

Speech-Language Patholgist
Center for Children and Families
[email protected]
(312) 893-7119

Pfeffer Eisin

Supervisor
DCFS Early Childhood Project
[email protected]
(312) 893-7189

Terra Ellingson, M.A.

Instructor
[email protected]

Pamela Epley, Ph.D.

Associate Clinical Professor
[email protected]
(312) 893-7186

Lariza Fenner

Intact Developmental Screener
DCFS
[email protected]

Rebecca Ford-Paz
Angela Fowler

Project Director
Distance Learning and Continuing Education
[email protected]

Jonathan Frank

Chief Information Officer
[email protected]
(312) 893-7150

Christine Frankhauser

Controller
[email protected]
(312) 893-7121

Michel Frendian

Dean of Enrollment Management
[email protected]
(312) 893-7145

Fraeda Friedman, Ph.D., M.S.W.

Disabilities Consultant
Center for Children and Families
[email protected]
(312) 893-7177

Stripe Gandara

Assistant Director of Writing and Academic Support
Academic Success Center
[email protected]
(312) 893-7184

Linda Gilkerson, Ph.D.

Professor
Executive Director, Fussy Baby Network
[email protected]
(312) 893-7138

Rebecca Gillett, M.S.W., M.A., LCSW

Staff Clinician
Center for Children and Families
[email protected]
(312) 460-3861

Rhonda Gillis

Executive Assistant
[email protected]
(312) 893-7131

Lisa Ginet, Ed.D.

Director
Early Math Collaborative
[email protected]
(312) 893-7129

Yvette Gonzalez, Ph.D.

Program Coordinator, Assessment Services
Center for Children and Families
[email protected]
(312) 893-7238

Andria Goss, M.S., M.S.W.

Program Director, DCFS Early Childhood Project
Instructor
[email protected]
(312) 893-7199

Kathy Gould
Saima Gowani, Ed.M.

Project Director
Prevention Initiative Birth to Three Programs Instructor
[email protected]

Laura Gradman, LPC

Staff Clinician
Center for Children and Families
[email protected]
312-566-4479

Laura Grandau, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
[email protected]
(312) 893-7137

Laura Grandau

Proposal Writer Senior Program Developer
[email protected]
(312) 893-7137

Larry Gray, M.D.

Medical Director, Fussy Baby Network
[email protected]
(312) 893-7237

Carole Graybill, A.M., LCSW

Continuing Education Instructor

Michele Grimes, LMFT

Staff Clinician
Center for Children and Families
[email protected]
(312) 566-4468

Melinda Gronen, M.A., LCSW

Continuing Education Instructor

Myrna Guadarrama

Senior Grant & Contract Accountant
[email protected]
(312) 893-7128

Ruchira Gulati Hantman, M.A., M.S., M.S.W., LCSW

Staff Clinician
Center for Children and Families
[email protected]
(312) 893-7108

Amy Guy

Intact Screener, Central Region
DCFS Early Childhood Project
[email protected]

Carey Halsey, M.S.

Instructor
[email protected]

Linda Hamburg

Professional Development Coordinator
[email protected]
(312) 893-7157

Kimberly Hanes
Rebecca Harles

Program Monitor
Birth to Three Monitoring Project
[email protected]
(312) 566-4467

Mary Claire Heffron, Ph.D.

Instructor
[email protected]

Toby Herr

Director of Program Development
[email protected]
(312) 893-7240

Sarah Hess
Tamyra Hickman

Administrative and Research Assistant
[email protected]

Aimee Hilado, Ph.D., LCSW

Continuing Education Instructor

Carri Hill, Ph.D.

Instructor
[email protected]

Brandon Hill

Project Manager, Web and Digital
[email protected]
(312) 566-4477

Jennifer Hofherr, OTR/L, C/NDT

Dissemination Specialist, Fussy Baby Network
[email protected]
(312) 893-7235

Madeleine Holdsworth

Assistant Director of Data Systems & Donor Services
[email protected]
(312) 893-7114

Pat Husband, M.A.

Instructor
[email protected]

Mary Hynes–Berry, Ph.D.

Senior Instructor
Instructor, Early Math Collaborative
[email protected]
(312) 893-7183

Tina Ireland, M.S., M.S.W.

Staff Clinician
Center for Children and Families
Placement 0-5 Coordinator
DCFS
[email protected]
(312) 893-7237

Nucha Isarowong, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
[email protected]
(312) 893-7136

Rebeca Itzkowich, M.A.

Senior Instructor
Instructor, Early Math Collaborative
[email protected]
(312) 893-7185

Helen Jacobsen

Project Coordinator
[email protected]
(312) 893-7147

Aleida Jaimes-Correa, M.A., D.T.

Disabilities Consultant
Center for Children and Families
[email protected]
(312) 893-7106

Karen Janke

Director, Library
[email protected]
(312) 893-7211

Anna Jerabek, M.Ed.

Professional Development Facilitator
New Schools Project
773-818-2628

Donna Johnson, M.S.

Teacher Support Services Coordinator
Early Math Collaborative
[email protected]
(312) 893-7247

Hannah Jones-Lewis

Project Manager
Fussy Baby Network
[email protected]
(312) 893-7148

Brittany Jones

Circulation Desk Coordinator
[email protected]
(312) 893-7210

Tamara Kaldor, M.S.

Continuing Education Instructor

Lisa Kampwirth
Nicholas Kasovac
Jennifer Kemp Berchtold, M.S.

Infant Studies Certificate Programs Manager
[email protected]
(312) 893-7182

Florence Kimondo, Ph.D.

Assistant Clinical Professor
Acting Director, M.S.W. Program
[email protected]
(312) 893-7206

Jon Korfmacher, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
[email protected]
(312) 893-7133

Zak Kulhan

Administrative Coordinator
Center for Children and Families
[email protected]
(312) 893-7119

Zachary Kulhan

Administrative Coordinator
Center for Children and Families
[email protected]
(312) 893-7119

Amy Labb

Project Director
Early Childhood Disability Transition Project
[email protected]
(312) 893-7167

Margaret Lane, M.Ed.

Instructor
[email protected]

Tracie LaNier, M.A., LCSW

Staff Clinician
Center for Children and Families

Michele Lansing Palter
Patricia Lawson

Vice President for Finance and Administration/Chief Financial Officer
[email protected]
(312) 893-7120

Michelle Lee, M.Ed.

Infant Mental Health Specialist, Fussy Baby Network
[email protected]
(312) 893-7234

Adenia Linker

Project Manager
Calm Classroom K–2
[email protected]

Lynn Liston, M.A.

Continuing Education Instructor

Allison Lowe-Fotos
Megan Lynd Meier, M.S.

Instructor
[email protected]

Robin Manus, OTR/L

Staff Clinician
Center for Children and Families

Sarah Martinez, M.Ed., M.A., LCPC

Instructor
[email protected]
(312) 893-7235

Michael Maxse

Associate Director of Distance Learning
[email protected]
(312) 893-7151

Jennifer McCray, Ph.D.

Assistant Research Scientist
Principal Investigator, Early Math Collaborative
[email protected]
(312) 893-7249

Cody Meirick, M.A.

Program Manager
Early Math Collaborative
[email protected]
(312) 893-7163

Samuel J. Meisels, Ed.D.

President Emeritus

Luisiana Meléndez, Ph.D.

Associate Clinical Professor
[email protected]
(312) 893-7176

Claudia Melgar

Research Analyst
[email protected]
(312) 893-7208

Cheryl Mendelson

Vice President for Institutional Advancement
[email protected]

Sue Mitra

Professional Development Coordinator
[email protected]
(312) 893-7157

Brian Moore

Director of Audience Engagement
[email protected]
(312) 893-7160

Amanda Moreno, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
[email protected]
(312) 893-7192

Nancy Mork-Bakker, LCSW

Clinical Coordinator, Fussy Baby Network
[email protected]
(312) 893-7195

Christine Morrison, M.S.

Instructor
[email protected]

Laura Mudd, M.Ed.

Continuing Education Instructor

Candace Muhammad

Research Assistant
DCFS
[email protected]

Maggie Murphy

Assistant Director, Admission and International Student Services
[email protected]
(312) 893-7143

Bruce Myers

Financial Analyst
[email protected]
(312) 893-7122

Mark Nagasawa, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
[email protected]
(312) 893-7134

Geoffrey A. Nagle, Ph.D., M.P.H., LCSW

President & CEO
Irving and Neison Harris President’s Chair
[email protected]
(312) 893-7100

Rosita Nardi

Project Coordinator
Distance Learning and Continuing Education

Julianne Neely
Kelly Newhouse, SLP

Speech Therapist
Center for Children and Families

Margret Nickels, Ph.D.

Director, Center for Children and Families
[email protected]
(312) 893-7194

Jessica Nunez

Program Monitor
Birth to Three Monitoring Project
[email protected]

Cathi Odtohan

Systems Administrator
(312) 893-7155

Mariana Osoria, M.A.

Instructor
[email protected]

Beth Osten, M.S., OTR/L
Cristina Pacione-Zayas, PhD

Director of Policy
[email protected]
(312) 566-4470

Christen Park

Research Assistant
[email protected]
(312) 893-7157

Michael Paulucci, M.F.A.

Manager, Video and Digital Media
[email protected]
(312) 460-3851

Gala Pierce

Administrative Manager
Early Math Collaborative
[email protected]
(312) 893-7165

Nicole Polash

Disabilities Consultant
Center for Children and Families
[email protected]
(312) 893-7205

Nicole Polash

Disabilities Consultant
Center for Children and Families
[email protected]
(312) 893-7205

Linda Ponce de León

Director, New Schools Project
[email protected]
(312) 893-7115

Anna Potere
Anne Powers, M.Ed.

Program Coordinator, Early Intervention Services
Center for Children and Families
[email protected]
(312) 893-7107

Susan Pryor, M.S.

Continuing Education Instructor

Mary Quest, M.A.

Instructor
[email protected]

Erin Reid

Assistant Director for Research
Early Math Collaborative
[email protected]

Emma Retzlaff

Billing Coordinator
Center for Children and Families
[email protected]
(312) 893-7236

Emma Retzlaff

Billing Coordinator
Center for Children and Families
[email protected]
(312) 893-7119

Mary Reynolds
Julie Rinaldi, Ph.D.

Continuing Education Instructor

Sarah Roberson

Accounts Payable Coordinator
[email protected]
(312) 893-7123

Sara Robles, M.S.

Continuing Education Instructor

Harold Rollins, Jr.
Jean Rounds, M.A., M.S.W., LCSW

Staff Clinician
Center for Children and Families
[email protected]
(312) 460-3869

Nancy Ruggles, OTR/L

Occupational Therapist
Center for Children and Families
[email protected]
(312) 893-7117

Jessica Ruiz

Site Coordinator, Educare West DuPage Project
[email protected]
(312) 893-7126

Jordan Sadler, M.S., CCC-SLP

Continuing Education Instructor

Jessica Sanditen

Placement Development Screener, Cook County
[email protected]

Jill Sapoznick, M.A.Ed.

Continuing Education Instructor

Kate Schott

Director of Media Relations and Content Strategy
[email protected]
(312) 893-7160

Chris Simons

Faculty Administrative Assistant
[email protected]
(312) 893-7191

Marian Slahor

Business Manager
Center for Children and Families
[email protected]
(312) 460-3860

Charlene Slezak, Psy.D.

Instructor
[email protected]

Michelle Smith

Administrative Assistant
[email protected]
(312) 893-7118

Penny Smith, CPLP

Associate Director, Early Childhood Leadership Academy

[email protected]
(312) 460-3856

PeterJ Smith, MD

Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrician
Center for Children & Families
[email protected]

Nadia Costa Spencer, M.A., LCPC

Staff Clinician
Center for Children and Families
[email protected]
(312) 460-3861

Tammy Steele
Elizabeth Stoltenberg, MS, MSW, LSW

Staff Clinician
Center for Children and Families
[email protected]
312-566-4476

Sue Stolzer, Ph.D.

Instructor
[email protected]

Linda Storm, CEIM, IAIMT, CIPMH

Continuing Education Instructor

Tricia Sybesma

Placement Developmental Screener
[email protected]

Sharon Syc, Ph.D.

Clinical Associate Professor
[email protected]
(312) 893-7187

Diana Sykes

Circulation Desk Coordinator
Library
[email protected]

Kandice Thomas, M.P.P.

Doctoral Research Fellow
Calm Classroom K–2

Lenoy Thottappilly

Web Applications Developer
Birth to Three Monitoring Project
[email protected]

Karin Vander Ploeg Booth, M.D.

Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrician
Center for Children & Families
(312) 893-7167

Jaclyn Vasquez

Associate Director, EDI
[email protected]
(312) 566-4474

Juana Rodriguez Vazquez
Anne Volz

Director of Corporate & Foundation Relations and Grants Management
[email protected]
(312) 893-7116

Laura Wald, LCSW

Continuing Education Instructor

Amanda Walsh
Cassandra Ward, M.S., LCPC, CADC

Staff Clinician
Center for Children and Families
[email protected]
(312) 893-7203

Christina Warner-Metzger
Corinne Weaver

Research Assistant
Herr Research Center for Children and Social Policy
[email protected]
(312) 893-7207

Valerie Williams

Associate Director of Admission and Multicultural Student Affairs
[email protected]
(312) 893-7142

David Wilson

Chief HR and Facilities Officer
[email protected]
(312) 893-7200

Colleen Wilson

Doctoral Research Fellow
Home Visit Observation Project
[email protected]

Nicole Wilson

Program Manager of Distance Learning and Continuing Education
[email protected]
(312) 893-7171

Alex Yang

Associate Director, Financial Aid and Enrollment Services
[email protected]
(312) 893-7154

Matthew Zaradich

Assistant Director of Continuing Education
[email protected]
(312) 893-7171

Frank Zator

Patient Account Coordinator
Center for Children and Families
[email protected]
(312) 893-4473

Yinna Zhang, M.S.

Doctoral Research Fellow
Early Math Collaborative
[email protected]
(312) 893-7208

Amy Zimmerman