Staff Directory

Office of the Executive Director  
Cliff Lippard, PhD Executive Director 
Melissa Brown, MEd Deputy Executive Director 
Michael Timme, MBA Director of Administration 
Matthew Owen, PhD Director of Policy 
April Scivally, BS Office Manager 
Mark Patterson, BA Information Technology Manager 
Teresa Gibson Web Development and Publications Manager 
Research Staff  
Leah Eldridge, JD Senior Research Director
Jennifer Barrie, MS Research Director
David W. Lewis, MA Research Director 
Michael Mount, MA Research Director
Tyler Carpenter, MPA Research Manager
Bob Moreo, MArch Research Manager
Presley Powers, MA, MPA Senior Research Associate
Michael Strickland, PhD Senior Research Associate
Jennifer Arzate, MA Research Associate
Madison Moffitt, PSM Research Associate
Hannah Newcomb, MA Research Associate
Carly Van Syckle, MPA Research Associate
Senior Research Consultants  
Lynne Holliday, MS  
Bill Terry, MA, FAICP  
Senior Public Policy Consultant   
Lynnisse Roehrich-Patrick, JD