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. She is also an Associate Professor, Associate Dean...

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...

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...

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...

Research Staff

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....

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Anna Sucsy

Anna Sucsy

Research Assistant

Anna is part of the family strengthening team at CFRP, working on family supports, early childhood investments, and fatherhood projects. She...

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...

Patrick Youngblood

Patrick Youngblood, MA

Data Research Associate

Patrick is a research associate whose work as part of the CFRP data team focuses on early childhood investments and family strengthening. He...

Research Support

Melissa Bellin

Melissa Bellin

Senior Student Associate

Melissa is a first-year candidate for the Master of Public Affairs (DC Concentration) at the LBJ School of Public Affairs. She studied...

Selena Caldera

Selena Caldera, MPP

Graduate Research Assistant

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

Marjorie Crowell

Marjorie Crowell

Graduate Research Assistant

Marjorie is a Master of Public Affairs candidate at the LBJ School of Public Affairs. She earned her AB in Sociology from Princeton...

Jacqueline DeAnda

Jacqueline DeAnda, MA

Student Research Affiliate

Jacque holds a B.A. in Applied Psychology and Human Development from Boston College and an M.A. in Human Development and Family Sciences...

Julia Durnan

Julia Durnan

Senior Student Associate

Julia Durnan is a Master of Public Affairs candidate at the LBJ School of Public Affairs. Prior to LBJ, she worked at the Urban Institute’s...

Rehan Hasan

Rehan Hasan

Graduate Research Assistant

Rehan Hasan is a Master of Public Affairs candidate at the LBJ School of Public Affairs. He earned his B.Sc. in Economics from Lahore...

Maranda Kahl

Maranda Joyce

Senior Student Associate

Maranda is a Master of Public Affairs candidate at the LBJ School of Public Affairs. She graduated from Southwestern University with a B.A....

Brittney Taylor

Brittney Taylor

Senior Student Associate

Brittney Taylor is a candidate for the Master of Public Affairs (DC Concentration) at the LBJ School of Public Affairs. She graduated with...

Program Staff

Kiira Bivens

Kiira Bivens

Administrative Associate

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

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