People

The Prenatal-to-3 Policy Impact Center team is comprised of conscientious researchers, policy experts, and operational staff who are passionate about improving outcomes for all children through policy and evidence. Click here for current staff and student job openings at the Policy Impact Center.

Director

Cynthia Osborne, PhD

Director and LBJ School of Public Affairs Associate Dean

Staff

Kaeley Benson, PhD

Assistant Director
Prenatal-to-3 Policy Impact Center

Teresa Contreras-O’Reilly

Research Assistant
Prenatal-to-3 Policy-Research Exchange Team

Meg Duffy, MPP, MPH

Research Associate
Prenatal-to-3 Policy Clearinghouse Team

Eileen Dunn

Events Program Coordinator
Prenatal-to-3 Policy Impact Center

Roland Gilbert

Communications Specialist
Prenatal-to-3 Policy Impact Center

Wendy Gonzales

Communications Director
Prenatal-to-3 Policy Impact Center

Maddie Kim, MPH

Research Associate
Prenatal-to-3 Policy-Research Exchange Team

Abby Lane, PhD

Senior Research Associate, Team Lead
Prenatal-to-3 Policy Clearinghouse Team

Amanda Lee, MPP

Senior Research Associate, Team Lead
Prenatal-to-3 Policy-Research Exchange Team

Jeanette Cunningham Rottas, MA

Senior Research Associate
Prenatal-to-3 State Policy Roadmap Team

Nikki Semenza, MSW

Research Associate
Prenatal-to-3 Policy Clearinghouse Team

Holly Sexton, MA

Data Director
Prenatal-to-3 Policy Impact Center

Anna Thom, MA

Research Associate
Prenatal-to-3 Policy Clearinghouse Team

Nawal Traish, MPAff, LMSW

Senior Research Associate
Prenatal-to-3 Policy Clearinghouse Team

Emily Workman, MPP

State Relations Director
Prenatal-to-3 Policy Impact Center

Support

Lara McCormick

Graduate Research Assistant
Prenatal-to-3 Policy Impact Center