About Us

About Us

We are a multidisciplinary team with the mission to contribute to the best practices and science of implementation, organization change, and system reinvention to improve outcomes across the spectrum of human services.
We are committed to ongoing work to dismantle racism in our practice.

Leadership & Staff

Caryn S. Ward, Ph.D.

Director

Sophia Farmer, M.T.

K-12 Education Project Portfolio Lead, Implementation Specialist

Ximena Franco-Jenkins, Ph.D.

Early Childhood Project Portfolio Lead, Advanced Research Scientist

Rebekah Hornak, M.A.

Communications Lead, Implementation and Communications Specialist
Amelia Krysinski

Amelia Krysinski

Lead Project Manager

Melanie Livet, Ph.D.

Research Lead, Implementation Specialist, Assistant Professor

Wendy Morgan, Ph.D.

Instructional Design Lead

Megan Bookhout, Ph.D.

Research Scientist

Abby Butler

Project Manager
W. Oscar Fleming, Ph.D.

W. Oscar Fleming, Ph.D.

Implementation Specialist
Toni Glatz

Toni Glatz

Social Research Assistant
Angela Jack

Angela Jack, Ph.D.

Implementation Specialist

M Johnson, Ph.D., M.Ed.

Research Assistant

Stephanie Kennedy, M.S.W., M.P.H.

Implementation Associate

Jake Leonard, M.S.

Research Assistant

Stephen McKinney, M.A.

Implementation Associate

Yolanda Perkins, Ed.S.

Implementation Specialist

Alicia Reynolds, M.P.H.

Research Assistant

Kathleen Ryan Jackson, D. Ed.

Implementation Specialist

Sarah Wackerhagen

Research Associate

Correy Watkins, M.A.

Implementation Specialist