UEI Staff

Leadership

Sara Ray Stoelinga

Sara Liston Spurlark Director
University of Chicago Urban Education Institute
Clinical Professor
University of Chicago Committee on Education
Elaine Allensworth

Elaine Allensworth

Lewis-Sebring Director
University of Chicago Consortium on School Research
Managing Director
University of Chicago Urban Education Institute

Tanika Island

CEO
University of Chicago Charter School
Managing Director
University of Chicago Urban Education Institute

Elliot Ransom

Co-CEO
UChicago Impact
Director of School Improvement
UChicago Impact, 5Essentials and BEL

Maggie Walsh

Co-CEO
UChicago Impact
Director of STEP™ Literacy
UChicago Impact

Alex Seeskin

Chief Strategy Officer
University of Chicago Urban Education Institute
Director of The To&Through Project

Dayna Dion

Senior Director of National and Global Engagement
Urban Education Institute

Charna Epstein

Chief Operating Officer
University of Chicago Urban Education Institute
Managing Director
University of Chicago Urban Education Institute

Chuck Swirsky

Director of Development
University of Chicago Urban Education Institute
Bill Kennedy

Bill Kennedy

Co-Director
University of Chicago Urban Teacher Education Program
Jeanette Bartley

Jeanette Bartley

Co-Director
University of Chicago Urban Teacher Education Program

Wiliam Allen

Strategic Analytics Assistant (STEP)
UChicago Impact

Todd Barnett

Director of Partnerships, Family and Community Engagement
University of Chicago Charter School

Nicole O. Beechum

Senior Research Analyst
University of Chicago Consortium on School Research

Desire Bernard

Associate Director, Development
University of Chicago Urban Education Institute

Al Bertani

Senior Consultant
University of Chicago Urban Education Institute

Richard Blocker

Director of Information Technology
University of Chicago Urban Education Institute
Information Technology Manager and Systems Administrator
University of Chicago Consortium on School Research

Adrienne Bonds

Operations Administrator
University of Chicago Charter School

Jarred Brown

Director
University of Chicago Charter School, CGW Campus

Anna Bruzgulis

Survey Coordinator
University of Chicago Consortium on School Research

Lynne Bryant

Associate Director of Administration
University of Chicago Urban Education Institute
University of Chicago Consortium on School Research

Tynia Burton

Induction Coach Coordinator and Residency Instructor
University of Chicago Urban Teacher Education Program

Ann Butler

Senior Payroll Analyst
University of Chicago Urban Education Institute

Anthony Ciura

Senior Accountant
University of Chicago Urban Education Institute

Sandra Dantzler

Administrative Assistant
University of Chicago Consortium on School Research

Marisa de la Torre

Managing Director and Senior Research Associate
University of Chicago Consortium on School Research

Steffani Dornan

Executive Assistant
University of Chicago Consortium on School Research

Stacy Ehrlich

Managing Director and Senior Research Scientist
University of Chicago Consortium on School Research

Camille Farrington

Senior Research Associate
University of Chicago Consortium on School Research

Hanna Frank

Associate Director of Marketing and Digital Strategy
University of Chicago Urban Education Institute
UChicago Impact

Kay Fujiyoshi

Foundations Year Instructor and Advisor
University of Chicago Urban Teacher Education Program

Julie Furigay

New Teacher Induction Coach and Residency Instructor
University of Chicago Urban Teacher Education Program

Mindy Garrison

Co-Director of STEP, Professional Learning, 3-5
UChicago Impact

Molly F. Gordon

Research Scientist
University of Chicago Consortium on School Research

Janet Granados

Literacy Tutoring Instructor and Bilingual Induction Coach
University of Chicago Urban Teacher Education Program

Vanessa Gutierrez

Research Analyst II
University of Chicago Consortium on School Research

Julia Gwynne

Managing Director and Senior Research Scientist
University of Chicago Consortium on School Research

Tracey Harris

Payroll Manager
University of Chicago Urban Education Institute

Holly Hart

Survey Director
University of Chicago Consortium on School Research

LaTonya Hill

Director of Family and Community Engagement
University of Chicago Charter School

Tonya Howell

Director
University of Chicago Charter School
North Kenwood / Oakland Campus

Aaron Hull

Accounting Manager
University of Chicago Charter School

Jennie Jiang

Senior Research Analyst
University of Chicago Consortium on School Research

Daisy Jiang

Accounting Director
University of Chicago Urban Education Institute

David W. Johnson

Senior Research Analyst
University of Chicago Consortium on School Research

Ethan Kenvarg

5Essentials Assistant Project Manager
UChicago Impact

Kylie Klein

Director of Research Operations
University of Chicago Consortium on School Research

Faye S. Kroshinsky

Research Project Manager
University of Chicago Consortium on School Research

Woody Lajeune

Induction Coach and Instructor
University of Chicago Urban Teacher Education Program

Benjamin Magras

School Improvement Leadership Coach (Twin Cities)
UChicago Impact

Mara Martini

Project Manager
University of Chicago Urban Education Institute

Bronwyn McDaniel

Director of Outreach and Communication
University of Chicago Consortium on School Research

Julie McGann

Co-Director of STEP, Professional Learning, K-2
UChicago Impact

Carl Miller

Desktop Support Manager
University of Chicago Urban Education Institute

Eliza Moeller

Research Analyst
University of Chicago Consortium on School Research

Loretta Morris

Human Resources Project Manager
University of Chicago Urban Education Institute

Orrin Murray

Director of Technology and R&D
UChicago Impact

Jenny Nagaoka

Deputy Director
University of Chicago Consortium on School Research

Diane New-Hardy

Student Services Administrator, Assistant Recruiter
University of Chicago Urban Teacher Education Program
Urban Education Institute

Takako Nomi

Affiliated Researcher
University of Chicago Consortium on School Research

Jeanne Nowaczewski

Director of Human Resources
University of Chicago Urban Education Institute
Title IX Coordinator
University of Chicago Charter School

Gabriela Ortiz

Senior Human Resources Generalist
University of Chicago Urban Education Institute

Roger Palmer

Senior Systems Administrator
University of Chicago Urban Education Institute

Kieran Palmer-Klein

Director
Woodlawn Campus (Middle School: 6-8)
University of Chicago Charter School

Sangyoon Park

Research Analyst I
University of Chicago Consortium on School Research

Shanette Porter

Research Scientist
University of Chicago Consortium on School Research

Jessica Puller

Communications Specialist
University of Chicago Consortium on School Research

Damian Purcell

System Administrator
University of Chicago Urban Education Institute
University of Chicago Urban Labs

Steven Quispe

Development and Communications Coordinator
University of Chicago Consortium on School Research

Dale Ray

Instructor, Foundations Year Coordinator
University of Chicago Urban Teacher Education Program

Sheri Roedel

Induction Coordinator, Instructor
University of Chicago Urban Teacher Education Program

Todd Rosenkranz

Data Archivist and Deputy Psychometrician
University of Chicago Consortium on School Research

Lynda Rudek

Accounting Manager
University of Chicago Urban Education Institute

Nina Ryan

Assistant Director of Research and Development
UChicago Impact

Lauren Sartain

Senior Research Analyst
University of Chicago Consortium on School Research

Andrew Schmitz

Assistant Director for Professional Learning
UChicago Impact

Carla Scott

Director of Admissions
University of Chicago Charter School

James Sebastian

Affiliated Researcher
University of Chicago Consortium on School Research

Penny Bender Sebring

Co-Founder, Senior Research Associate
University of Chicago Consortium on School Research

Matthew Smith

Associate Director of Policy
University of Chicago Urban Education Institute

Habakkuk Stockstill

Desktop Support Specialist
University of Chicago Urban Education Institute

Jessica Tansey

Communications Manager
University of Chicago Consortium on School Research

Nicole Temple

Co-Director of STEP, Partnerships & Growth
UChicago Impact

Angelique Thomas

Associate Director of Human Resources
University of Chicago Urban Education Institute

William Torres

Chief College Officer
University of Chicago Charter School

Collette Walton

Co-Director of Partnerships & Growth, 5Essentials
UChicago Impact

Damon Warren

Senior Technology Systems Manager
University of Chicago Charter School

Christopher Young

Psychometrician
University of Chicago Consortium on School Research

Lauren Youngblood

Associate Director for Advancement
University of Chicago Urban Education Institute