The CFRP Team

Director

Cynthia Osborne

Cynthia Osborne, Ph.D.

Director

Cynthia Osborne is the Founder and Director of the Child and Family Research Partnership (CFRP) and leads its national Prenatal-to-...

Leadership

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Kaeley Benson, Ph.D.

Research Director

Kaeley provides oversight and guidance to family strengthening, fatherhood, and early childhood research projects and teams at CFRP. She...

Anna Lipton-Galbraith

Anna Lipton Galbraith, MPAff

Program Services Director

Anna oversees and manages the operational needs for CFRP including grant management, finances, human resources, and technology. She previously led...

Wendy Gonzales

Wendy Gonzales

Programs and Communications Director

Wendy oversees growth strategy, comprehensive communications campaigns, and special events for CFRP. She is also the Programs and Communications...

Holly Sexton

Holly Sexton, MA

Data Director

Holly oversees the data needs and resources for all CFRP projects. She manages data collection, database management, and data security. She holds...

Research Staff

Nora Ankrum

Nora Ankrum, MPAff

Communications Content Manager

Nora helps guide and manage content creation for CFRP’s new Prenatal-to-3 Policy Impact Center. Her prior projects at CFRP focused on policies...

Lauren Cenac

Lauren Cenac, MPH

Senior Research Associate

Lauren’s work at CFRP focuses primarily on early childhood investments. She leads CFRP’s evaluation of the Texas Home Visiting program. Lauren...

Hilary Warner

Hilary Doe, Ph.D.

Data Research Associate

Hilary is part of the child wellbeing team and works on child welfare and adolescent health and wellbeing projects at CFRP. Hilary earned her Ph.D...

Julia Durnan

Julia Durnan, MPaff

Policy Research Associate

Julia is a Master of Public Affairs graduate of the LBJ School of Public Affairs and former Graduate Research Assistant at CFRP. Prior to LBJ, she...

Michelle Gutierrez

Michelle Gutierrez

Research Associate

Michelle is part of the child wellbeing team at CFRP and works on adolescent health, early childhood investment, and family support projects. She ...

Jennifer Huffman

Jennifer Huffman, MPAff

Senior Research Associate

Jennifer is part of the child wellbeing team at CFRP and works on child welfare and adolescent health projects. She holds a Master of Public...

Maddie Kim

Maddie Kim, MPH

State Policy Research Associate

Maddie is a member of the state policy team at CFRP's Prenatal-to-3 Policy Impact Center. She holds both a Bachelor of Science in Public Health...

Abby Lane

Abby Lane, PhD

Post-Doctoral Fellow

Abby is policy research associate focusing on early childhood care and education, as a part of CFRP’s new Prenatal-to-3 Policy Impact Center. She...

McKenna LeClear

McKenna LeClear, MA

Research Associate

McKenna is part of the child wellbeing team at CFRP, working on child welfare and adolescent health projects. She holds a Master of Arts in...

Amanda Lee

Amanda Lee, MPP

Senior State Policy Research Associate

Amanda is part of the state policy team for CFRP’s Prenatal-to-3 Policy Impact Center and works to develop and implement processes for sharing...

Claire Leonard

Claire Leonard, MSSW

State Policy Research Associate

Claire is a member of the state policy team for CFRP's Prenatal-to-3 Policy Impact Center.  She holds a BA in Psychology from Texas A&M...

Bethany McKee

Bethany McKee, MPP

Research Associate

Bethany is a Research Associate at CFRP working primarily on fatherhood projects. She holds a Master of Public Policy from the University of...

Jeanette Rottas

Jeanette Cunningham Rottas, MA

Data Research Associate

Jeanette is a data specialist whose work as part of the CFRP data team focuses on the impacts of early childhood investments. She holds a Master...

Nawal Traish

Nawal Traish, MPAff, MSW

Research Associate

Nawal is a member of the CFRP evaluation team and will support the policy team for the Prenatal-to-Three Policy Impact Center. She holds a BA from...

Erin Wu

Erin Wu, MPH

Data Research Associate

Erin is a data specialist and part of the CFRP data team. She holds a Master of Public Health from the University of Michigan School of Public...

Research Support

Rachel Boggs

Rachel Boggs, M.Ed.

Graduate Research Assistant

Rachel is a doctoral student in the Educational Policy and Planning Program at The University of Texas at Austin. She holds a B.A. in Political...

Selena Caldera

Selena Caldera, MPP

Graduate Research Assistant

Selena is a doctoral candidate at the LBJ School of Public Affairs at the University of Texas at Austin. Selena’s specialization is aging and...

Jennifer Camacho

Jennifer Camacho

Policy Intern
Jennifer is a dual degree student seeking her MPH degree at UTHealth School of Public Health and a Master of Global Policy Studies at the LBJ...
Kate Engelauf

Kate Engelauf

Graduate Research Assistant

Kate is a member of the state team for the Prenatal-to-3 Policy Impact Center. She is currently a Master of Public Affairs candidate at the LBJ...

Sarah Gonzalez Claytor

Sarah Gonzalez Claytor

Graduate Research Assistant

Sarah is a Master of Public Affairs candidate at the LBJ School of Public Affairs. She holds a B.A. in Latin American Studies and International...

Kelsey Park

Kelsey Park

Graduate Research Assistant

Kelsey is a Graduate Research Assistant working with the state policy team for CFRP’s Prenatal-to-3 Policy Impact Center. She holds a B.A. in...

Mackenzie Sanderson

Mackenzie Sanderson

Policy Intern

Mackenzie is a Master of Global Policy Studies candidate at the LBJ School of Public Affairs. She is specializing in Monitoring and Evaluation for...

Wendy Wilson

Wendy Wilson

Graduate Research Assistant

Wendy is a Master of Public Affairs candidate at the LBJ School of Public Affairs. Prior to LBJ, she taught science in Title I high schools and...

Program Staff

Kiira Bivens

Kiira Bivens

Program Coordinator

Kiira manages the administrative needs for CFRP’s director and special projects. She has worked at The University of Texas at Austin (UT) since...

Eileen Dunn

Eileen Dunn

Events Program Coordinator

Eileen oversees events and meetings for CFRP and the new PN-3 Policy Impact Center. She joins the team with more than 20 years of experience in...

Danielle Kahakina

Danielle Kahikina

Research Program Coordinator

Danielle manages administrative needs for CFRP including finances, human resources, and special projects. She has worked at The University of...

Last updated on September 5, 2017, 11:25 am