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 and leads the new Prenatal-to-Three Policy...

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

Communications Content Manager

Coming soon!

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...

Greer Gregory

Greer Gregory, J.D.

State Policy Research Associate

Greer is part of the state policy team for CFRP’s Prenatal-to-Three Policy Impact Center. She holds a Juris Doctorate from the University of Texas...

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...

Heidi Kahle

Heidi Kahle, MPAff

State Policy Research Associate

Heidi is a member of the state policy team for CFRP's Prenatal-to-Three Policy Impact Center.  She holds a BA in Sociology from Rice University...

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-Three Policy Impact Center....

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-Three Policy Impact Center and works to develop and implement processes for sharing...

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...

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 holds...

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

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 aging...

Julia Durnan

Julia Durnan

Graduate Research Assistant

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...

Katie Barton

Katie Barton

Graduate Research Assistant

Katie Barton is a Master of Public Affairs candidate at the LBJ School of Public Affairs. At CFRP, she supports child wellbeing and fatherhood...

Maranda Kahl

Maranda Joyce

Graduate Research Assistant

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

Anusia Mansukhani

Anusia Mansukhani

Undergraduate Research Assistant

Anusia is a senior at the University of Texas at Austin pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Human Development and Family Sciences. Before CFRP, she...

Mike Scott

Mike Scott

Graduate Research Assistant

Mike is a data graduate research assistant where he supports the various evaluation projects at CFRP. He is a Ph.D. candidate in Educational...

Aime Tran

Amie Tran

Graduate Research Assistant

Amie is part of the child wellbeing team at CFRP, synthesizing literature reviews on maternal and child welfare. She is currently a graduate...

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

Coming soon!

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